Support Organisations - Sexuality & Gender - Straight, LGB, Trans

09 February 2017

LGB

LGBT
http://www.lgf.org.uk
The Lesbian and Gay Foundation offer information and support.
Helpline: 0345 3 30 3030 (lines open Monday – Friday 10am - 10pm, Saturday 10am -6pm)
Email: helpline@lgf.org.uk

Switchboard LGBT+ helpline
http://switchboard.lgbt/
A telephone service giving support advice and referrals to young people who may be confused about their sexuality, as well as providing advice on gay issues.
Helpline: 0300 330 0630 (lines open 10am to 10pm)
Email: chris@switchboard.lgbt

LGBT Youth Scotland
http://www.lgbtyouth.org.uk

Wales - LGBT Cymru
http://www.lgbtcymruhelpline.org.uk

Northern Ireland - Cara Friend
http://www.cara-friend.org.uk

Stonewall
http://www.stonewall.org.uk
For the gay and bisexual community, support advice and information.
Info Line: 0800 050 20 20 (lines open Monday - Friday, 9.30am - 5.30pm)
Email: info@stonewall.org.uk

Gendered Intelligence - GI
http://genderedintelligence.co.uk/
Working with the trans community to increase understanding of gender diversity and specialising in supporting young trans people aged 11-25.

Worth Talking About
www.nhs.uk/worthtalkingabout
NHS information and advice about sex for anyone aged 12 to 18.
Helpline: 0300 123 29 30 (lines open Monday – Friday 2pm – 8pm, weekends 2pm – 4pm)

RUComingOut
http://www.rucomingout.com/
Inspiring stories from those who have come out, to help anyone with speaking out to family, friends and colleagues.


GENDER

Gender dysphoria
http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/gender-dysphoria
NHS information about gender dysphoria and related conditions.

GIDS
http://gids.nhs.uk/
Gender Identity Development Service is a specialist clinic for young people presenting with difficulties with their gender identity.

Transvestism

http://www.netdoctor.co.uk/sexandrelationships/transvesticism.htm
Net Doctor information on cross dressing and transvestites.

Gender Shift
http://www.gendershift.com
Information about gender identity and sexual orientation.

The Gender Trust
http://www.gendertrust.org.uk
Offering support advice to adults with transsexual, gender dysphoria, transgender, or gender identity issues.
Email: infor@gendertrust.org.uk

Mermaids
http://www.mermaidsuk.org.uk
Support for young people and teenagers (19 or under) who may have gender identity issues.
Helpline: 0844 334 0550 or from a mobile 0344 334 0550 (Monday - Saturday 3pm – 7pm)

The Beaumont Trust
http://www.beaumont-trust.org.uk
Offering advice or support to anyone who would like to increase their knowledge of transsexualism and transvestism.
Email:beaumonttrust@gmail.com

The Transgender Zone
http://www.transgenderzone.com
Support advice for anyone confused about their gender.

Gender Identity Research and Education Society – GIRES
http://www.gires.org.uk
Information and advice for trans people, their families as well as professionals.

The Beaumont Society
http://www.beaumontsociety.org.uk
A self-help organisation for the cross-dressing and transsexual community.


FAMILY RELATIONSHIPS

Depend
http://www.depend.org.uk/frameset.html
Depend provide support advice for family members, spouses, partners and friends of transsexual people.

Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays - FFLAG
http://www.fflag.org.uk/
Supporting parents and their lesbian, gay and bisexual daughters and sons.
Email: info@fflag.org.uk