Some of the organisation that provide services for Trans people.
Those awarded a star have been tried and recommended by our members. For convenience the list has been divided into three categories:
FASHION & BEAUTY
SPECIALIST SUPPORT & GUIDANCE
PLACES TO GO
Dyma rhai o'r sefydliadau sy'n darparu gwasanaethau ar gyfer pobl Trans. Mae'r rhai
y dyfarnwyd a seren wedi cael eu profi a'u hargymell gan ein haelodau. Er hwylustod
mae'r rhestr wedi ei rhannu yn dri chategori:
FFASIWN A HARDDWCH
CYMORTH ARBENIGOL AC ARWEINIAD
LLEOEDD I FYND
DRESSING SERVICE -
Dress Me Up:
CHESHIRE & MANCHESTER
A discreet, friendly, quality, Cross Dressing & Transgender Service, established by two friends, Evelyn and Jo. The team have years of experience and knowledge of working with those who wish to have their true feminine side revealed. Services include full colour co-
Telephone: 07943 422818
BREASTFORMS – UNDERWEAR -
Hour Glass Figure:
A site where transgender or crossdressing shoppers can talk in complete confidence to a professional bra and breastform fitter. They also sell corsets and suspenders, hosiery, shapewear, swimwear and underwear.
Beauty Resource provides a huge network of beauty professionals, allowing visitors to choose a professional close to them and who is qualified in the treatment they require.
WIGS – EXTENSIONS & HAIRPIECES – WIG ACCESSORIES
Telephone: 020 8648 5541
SUPPORT FOR WIVES, PARTNERS & FAMILIES
A voluntary organisation offering confidential and non-
A support group for gender variant children and teenagers, and their families. Mermaids' goal is to relieve the mental and emotional stress of all persons aged 19 years and under who are in any manner affected by gender identity issues, and their families and to advance public education in the same.
Offer support to parents, families, carers and others.
Raise awareness about gender issues amongst professionals
(e.g. teachers, doctors, social services) and the general public.
Campaign for the recognition of this issue and an increase in
Telephone (Monday to Saturday, 3pm -
Beaumont Partners is a volunteer resource run by the wives and partners of trans people who provide confidential support and extend the hand of friendship to other women who have discovered that their partners are transgender.
Telephone: 07555 068049 (Thursdays between 19.15 & 21.15pm)
A support network of UK counsellors and psychotherapists, with information on their training and experience, areas of counselling covered, fees and contact details. This service is free, confidential and easy to use.
Rachel Curtis Psychotherapy & Counselling:
NORTH WALES & MANCHESTER
Rachel offers therapeutic counselling, psychotherapy, supervision and training within travelling distance of Rhos, Colwyn Bay, Rhyl, Llandudno, Bangor and surrounding areas.
She has extensive experience of working with issues around sexuality and gender, which includes coming out, relational difficulties, gender and sexual roles and gender dysphoria/
Telephone: 07900 492942
This has been set up to allow those looking for a hypnotherapist to find the most suitable practitioner, as well as read about what hypnotherapy is, understand how it works and find out about the different areas it can help with.
HEALTH SCREENING FOR TRANS* PEOPLE
Public Health Wales, Screening Division:
Screening information for transgender service users and health advisors in Wales.
Videos can be viewed on the website and a leaflet downloaded, telling you about
the adult screening programmes that are available in Wales and explaining who are
invited for screening.
ADDICTION TREATMENT HELPLINE
A treatment service for people with addictions, created by people in recovery. Addiction Helper has access to the largest selection of addiction rehab and detox clinics in the UK and worldwide, and can also provide bespoke services such as home detox, individualised counselling programs and aftercare treatment.
Addiction Helper is not just about getting help quickly, it’s about getting the right
sort of help. Addiction Helper provides ongoing support for the family and loved
ones whilst either the family member or friend is in a drug and alcohol rehab centre.
Telephone: 0800 044 8267/0203 131 8343 or text "HELP" to 66777
INFORMATION & ADVICE FOR LGBT PEOPLE
The LGBT Foundation is a trusted and credible source of information on a wide range of issues affecting LGBT people, including drugs and alcohol, sexual violence, homelessness and hate crime.
UK WIDE TELEPHONE SUPPORT
MindLine Trans+ is a confidential emotional, mental health support helpline and signposting
service for people who identify as Trans, A Gender, Gender Fluid, Non-
Open two evenings a week: Mondays and Fridays from 8pm to midnight .
Telephone: 0300 330 5468
Trans Ageing & Care Project (TrAC)
A research project seeking to develop dignified and inclusive health and social care services for older trans people in Wales. The project ended in December 2018 and various resources are avaiable on the website, including four digital story videos(one by a Unique member).
HELP FOR VICTIMS OF CRIME
Victim Help Centre
North Wales Victim Help Centre is here to help anyone affected by crime, not only victims, but their friends, family and any other people involved. We offer emotional and practical support, information, signposting, and advocacy. All Service delivery teams are trained to the highest standard in all crime types including the most serious, Homicide, Domestic Abuse, Sexual Violence and Hate Crime.
LEGAL DVICE FOR LGBT PEOPLE
The Queen Mary Legal Advice Centre (Pink Law):
Pink Law gives free and impartial legal advice to the LGBT community in a welcoming and confidential environment. It offers this service on a monthly basis, advising clients on a range of legal issues including: discrimination; civil partnership formation and dissolution; cohabitation issues; immigration; wills and probate; and hate crime.
CHRISTIAN SPIRITUALITY GROUP FOR THE TRANSGENDERED
Sibyls is a UK wide Christian organisation for transgendered people. Weekends are hosted in different retreat houses throughout the country, plus other occasional meetings.
THE CHURCH FOR THE TRANS COMMUNITY
The Metropolitan Congregation:
MANCHESTER & ON-
The Metropolitan Congregation of Wilbraham St Ninian's United Reformed Church welcomes
everyone without bias or prejudice and seeks to provide an affirming and non-
Regular weekly service on Sundays at 4.30pm at Wilbraham St Ninian's United Reformed Church, Chorlton, Manchester.
ANNUAL NATIONAL TRANSGENDER FESTIVAL
MANCHESTER IN JULY
A National weekend festival of all things transgender, held each year in Manchester in July. A fun mix of social and support activities, including talks, workshops, meals, clubs, information and so much more.
TRANS FRIENDLY GUEST HOUSE
Ty Rosa Boutique Bed & Breakfast:
Ty Rosa oozes style and quality and your every whim is catered for. From the moment you step over the threshold a warm Welsh welcome awaits whether you are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (LGBT) or straight. A 15-
Telephone: 0845 643 9962