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Gender dysphoria

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NHS Choices
www.nhs.uk/conditions

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Mermaids

Helpline: 0344 334 0550
Email: info@mermaidsuk.org.uk
www.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 August 2017.

The Gender Identity Research & Education Society (GIRES)

Tel: 01372 801 554
Email: info@gires.org.uk
www.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 August 2017.

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