When trans people seek medical care - regardless of whether this is gender affirming care, a simple cold, or a broken bone - they are commonly subjected to conversion therapy. No matter what health complaint they have, it is often blamed on hormones, and the clinician tries to end their hormone prescription.
Our last drop in day for 2020 is Thursday December 17th (10.30am to 5.30pm). Our first drop in for 2021 is Wednesday January 13th, and after that we're back to normal.
Great practical advice on consent, hookups and one night stands, dealing with trauma, and discussing triggers. From our new series 'Sex and Sexuality for Trans People'.
Transphobia consists of three main parts: Stereotypes, Prejudice, and Discrimination. Any one of these parts on their own can be transphobia. Learn more here.
Where Do You Sleep at Night? Transgender Experiences of Housing Instability and Homelessness 2020 - GMA Housing Report [Wellington]
The SGDWG is holding it's second annual community event, with a panel discussion/panel presentations explaining what services are now available and how you can access them, as well as plans for the near future.
Our beautiful new calendars for 2021 are in stock from November 20. Pre-orders are welcome and will be posted on Nov 21st.
Save the date! Thursday November 12th (time TBC) at Lighthouse Cinema
Binders Keepers! Poetry, music, and a good time, on today - Oct 10th 2020, 1pm - 6pm, Entry by donation - help us raise $ for binders!
Just a little poster showing the transgender umbrella, and how both binary and non-binary trans people fit in.