This month’s bulletin contains details of our transgender day of remembrance vigil, new resources for the community, important consultation, and much more . . .
Trans Space Notts (TSN) next meets Monday 6 November, 7-9
A semi-structured support group for all people who self-identify under the trans umbrella and those who support them further details here.
We are proposing (based on feedback) a slightly new format this month. To have 3 discussion groups as usual, but one group where there is no set topic. The 2 other topics are decided by a Facebook poll.
Topics for the meeting: (Meeting format). : The good things about being trans; mental health
Trans Meet Up, 21 November, 7-9ish
Trans Swimming Group
Twice monthly group – see web page for details
Transgender Day of Remembrance – 20 November, 6pm
TDoR 2017 will be marked with a vigil on 20th November, at Barker Gate (St Mary’s) Rest Gardens, NG1 1JU, 6pm. Afterwards, the community are gathering at Broadway Bar Mezzanine Lounge from 7pm, where we have a private booking. Details and map/flyer
Gender Construction Kit
This amazing new website promises to be the go-to place for transition-related information and resources. Many local Nottingham people have contributed to its creation, and we hope you will link to it and share it widely
NHS Screening programmes for trans people
This helpful booklet gives essential information on cancer screening – please read and share Transgender_cross_programme_screening_leaflet July 2017
Did you know many trans people donate their old binders to morph? Check it out
Leicester Adult Trans Support and Inclusion Project
The first of regular consultation events on this upcoming funded project is Saturday 18th November at Leicester LGBT Centre. Tickets
New national trans mental health line – 0300 330 5468
If you identify as trans or non-binary, a new helpline offers support when you need it. The line operates Mondays and Fridays, 8 pm to midnight and is run by trans volunteers
Research and consultation – please participate!!
Important! Public Health England (PHE) is inviting all UK trans people over 16 to complete this survey about reproductive health.
The impact of non-verbal therapy on male-to-female transgender transitioners – details
Events, Services, and Much More . . .
Check out our local info page for listings of trans and trans friendly groups and events, services and all sorts of useful stuff, from hairdressers to counsellors, to where to find unisex toilets. Please let us know anything you would like added.
We have developed a feedback form and process to raise any issues with organisations who have signed up to the Safer Space Guidelines. Please let us know if this form looks ok to you or any changes you would like to see. nth-safer-space-guidelines-concerns
About Notts Trans Hub
Notts Trans Hub is a shared, non-profit resource for the full diversity of the trans community – if you want to be part of it, or promote your stuff, please get in touch
- Support for trans community organising in Notts
- A way for organisations to contact and consult the trans community
- Home of the safer space guidelines
- A monthly bulletin for services, supporters and trans folks to share info – email us to add to the bulletin
- Facebook group – find us through this page
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