New pilot helpline for patients of Nottingham Centre for Transgender Health
Gendered Intelligence offers you a trans led, confidential & independent telephone support service. Giving information, wellbeing advice & support to navigate your transition.
CALL: 020 7832 5813. Tuesday Thursday & Saturday 1-6 pm GISL Flyer
**Trans Space Notts (TSN): no March meeting**
However, our AGM will be Monday 19 March, 7-8pm, at the Sumac Centre. All welcome to attend, but please email us to let us know you’re coming.
TSN dates 2018 – please put them in your diary!: 5 Feb, 26 Feb, 9 Apr, 14 May, 4 June, 2 July, 6 Aug, 3 Sep, 1 Oct, 5 Nov, 3 Dec. further details here.
Trans Meet Up, 20 March, 7-9ish
The informal trans meet-up/social is always 3rd Tuesday of the month. Open to all trans people and Significant Others, Friends, Family and Allies (SOFFAs), meet upstairs (usually in the back room) at Broadway bar.
2018 dates: Feb 20, Mar 20, Apr 17, May 15, Jun 19, Jul 17, Aug 21, Sep 18, Oct 16, Nov 20, Dec 18
Screening of “A Fantastic Woman” and panel discussion 5 March
Broadway Cinema is screening this Chilean film, centring a trans character portrayed by a trans woman. Available 2-8 March, but panel discussion including local trans people is on 5th March, after the 7pm screening, and a group from NTH will be going to this.
Queer Birdwatching, 17th March
The ever-popular QT Notts Birdwatching day at Attenborough. Fully trans inclusive. Meet in the car park at 11am by the notice boards.
Notts Trans Hub goes to Trans Pride Leeds
Trans Pride Leeds will take place between 25th March – 6th April 2018 with the pride march taking place on Saturday 31st March coinciding with Trans Day of Visibility. NTH will be joining the march with our banner, setting off from Victoria Gardens (outside Leeds gallery) at 12. Come and join us! There is an event page for organising travel on our Facebook Group.
LGBT+ Short Film event 2 Mar 6.30
LGBT+short film event – 4 short, upbeat and positive films to celebrate our community, Each followed by a brief, structured discussion.
Awareness and Networking Day for parents of trans kids
We are planning a day to bring together parents for mutual support and developing understanding, led by two trainer/therapists. Please email us for further information.
Hate Crime Consultation – ensuring trans voices are heard
All the info on the Consultation and the draft Plan will be uploaded here
New LGBTQ+ Nightclub – survey
“Legacy Nightclubs”are in the process of opening a venue here in Nottingham. What would you like to see? They want to hear from you – survey
Trans Games Group
Fancy a regular inclusive LGBT+ Café evening in Nottingham?
Watch this space for forthcoming plans and take the survey here
Guidance to GPs for prescribing hormones
This new guidance document may be useful to some: Primary Care Responsibilities In Regard To Requests by Private On-Line Medical Service Providers to Prescribe Hormone Treat
Nottingham Women’s Centre – looking for trustees and feedback
Did you know you’re protected under the Data Protection Act?
The Information Commissioners Office are the people to turn to if your records are not being kept properly – if they are inaccurate or out of date (e.g. regarding a change of name), or if your data outs you as trans and you have a GRC, they may be able to help.
Complaining to the NHS
It can be hard knowing who to approach when something goes wrong. Following a thread about this on our Facebook Group, we thought we would summarise the useful advice about different complaint routes here on our website
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
- Previous bulletins