Gender dysphoria

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Please see below for reliable medical information on gender dysphoria produced by alternative providers.

NHS website
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Is there support?

Mermaids

Helpline: 0808 801 0400
Email: info@mermaidsuk.org.uk
Website: mermaidsuk.org.uk

The Organisation is a Registered Charity in England and Wales No. 1073991. It supports children and teenagers up to the age of 19 who are trying to cope with gender identity issues, and their parents and carers. The Organisation raises awareness about gender issues amongst professionals, and campaigns for the recognition of this issue and an increase in services.

Group details last reviewed March 2022.

The Gender Identity Research & Education Society (GIRES)


Email: via website
Website: gires.org.uk

The Society is a Registered Charity in England and Wales No. 1068137. It provides information and support to individuals and families affected by gender discomfort and transexualism. The Society offers support to schools, and produces a directory of the national and local groups that support trans people. 

Group details last reviewed March 2022.

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