RESOURCES - ADNODDAU

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


FASHION & BEAUTY
FFASIWN A HARDDWCH

BREASTFORMS – UNDERWEAR - SHAPEWEAR

Hour Glass Figure:
ON-LINE SERVICE BASED IN BRISTOL
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.
Telephone (7pm-9pm):
07432 687057
email: sales@hourglassfigure.co.uk
www.hourglassfigure.co.uk

WIGS – EXTENSIONS & HAIRPIECES – WIG ACCESSORIES

Hair Inxs
ON-LINE SERVICE BASED IN BERKSHIRE & BRIGHTON
Hair Inxs is a premier hair care salon established in 1994.  Their Hair Replacement system is a semi permanent solution that intermingles and blends in with your own hair.  The system can cover a number of hair problems and is of great help to the transgender community who are feeling that their hair or lack of it is a problem.
www.hairinxs.com

Joseph's Wigs:
ON-LINE SERVICE BASED IN SURREY
Joseph's Wigs are traditional wig makers.  As official suppliers to the NHS, they are able to advise on all of the different types of wigs, hairpieces and toupees available, and can offer natural looking acrylic fibre, human hair, monofilament, hand-tied, lace front and machine wefted wigs for all ages.
Telephone:
020 8648 5541
email:
admin@josephswigs.com
www.josephs-wigs.com

SPECIALIST SUPPORT & GUIDANCE
CYMORTH ARBENIGOL AC ARWEINIAD
Other on-line support can be found in the TRANS LINKS section

SUPPORT FOR WIVES, PARTNERS & FAMILIES

Depend:
ON-LINE & TELEPHONE SUPPORT
A voluntary organisation offering confidential and non-judgemental advice, information and support to all family members, including spouses, partners and friends of transsexual people in the UK.
www.depend.org.uk

Mermaids:
ON-LINE & TELEPHONE SUPPORT
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.

They:
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
   professional services.

Telephone (Monday to Saturday, 3pm - 7pm): 0208 1234819
www.mermaidsuk.org.uk

Beaumont Partners:
ON-LINE & TELEPHONE SUPPORT
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)
www.beaumontsociety.org.uk/partners/

COUNSELLING

Counselling Directory:
ON-LINE DIRECTORY
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.
www.counselling-directory.org.uk

HYPNOTHERAPY

Hypnotherapy Directory:
ON-LINE DIRECTORY
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.
www.hypnotherapy-directory.org.uk

HEALTH SCREENING FOR TRANS* PEOPLE

Public Health Wales, Screening Division:  
WALES

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.

Transgender Information:  https://phw.nhs.wales/services-and-teams/cervical-screening-wales/information-resources/transgender-information

Transgender booklet: https://phw.nhs.wales/services-and-teams/cervical-screening-wales/information-resources/information-leaflets-poster-downloads-and-accessible-information/screening-information-for-transgender-service-users

Public Health Wales & Unique presentation:  https://www.publichealthnetwork.cymru/files/1515/1196/1279/ Jenny-Anne_Bishop__Dafydd_Snelling.pdf


ADDICTION TREATMENT HELPLINE

Addiction Helper:
ON-LINE

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
www.addictionhelper.com

INFORMATION & ADVICE FOR LGBT PEOPLE

LGBT Foundation
ON-LINE & MANCHESTER
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.

Publications:   https://lgbt.foundation/who-we-help/trans-people/resources-for-trans-people/lgbt-foundation-resources-for-trans-people

https://lgbt.foundation/who-we-help/trans-people

Mindline Trans+
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-binary.
Open two evenings a week: Mondays and Fridays from 8pm to midnight .

Telephone:  0300 330 5468

www.mindinsomerset.org.uk/our-services/adult-one-to-one-support/mindline-trans/

Helsa

ON-LINE

Helsa is an online platform that helps LGBTQ+ people improve their mental health by helping them understand their own mental health better through online wellbeing tests, and matching them with LGBTQ+ specialised therapists that are right for their unique needs.

www.helsahelps.com

Trans Ageing & Care Project (TrAC)

ON-LINE

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).

http://trans-ageing.swan.ac.uk

HELP FOR VICTIMS OF CRIME

North Wales Police
Supporting victims of crime and anti-social behaviour (ASB)
NORTH WALES & ON-LINE

If you have been a victim of crime or anti-social behaviour, the effects of your experience can go far beyond the crime itself and can cause you a considerable amount of inconvenience, worry or stress.

North Wales Police are commited to supporting victims and witnesses during the criminal justice process. We, and those who work with us in the criminal justice system, will do all we can to help you feel safe, informed and supported.

Telephone:  0300 30 30 159

www.heddlu-gogledd-cymru.police.uk/advice-and-support/stay-safe/advice-for-victims-and-witnesses?lang=en-gb

Victim Support
ON-LINE & TELPHONE SUPPORT

We’re here to help anyone affected by crime, not only those who experience it directly, but also their friends, family and any other people involved. It doesn’t matter when the crime took place – you can get our support at any time, and for however long you need us.

We provide free and confidential support 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year for people affected by crime and traumatic events – regardless of whether you have reported the crime to the police.

Telephone: 08 08 16 89 111

www.victimsupport.org.uk

Galop

ON-LINE & TELEPHONE SUPPORT

Galop provides Hate Crime, Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence support services to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans + victims/survivors by telephone, email, text and WhatsApp.

Telephone: 0800 999 5428

email: advice@galop.org.uk

www.galop.org.uk

LEGAL ADVICE FOR LGBT PEOPLE

Mishcon de Reya (Pink Law):

ON-LINE
We understand that our LGBTQ+ clients often have unique legal needs, whether in their professional, personal or private lives. Consequently, our lawyers offer a range of services, from immigration, employment, family and wealth structuring, through to reputation protection and cyber security.

Telephone: +44 20 3321 7000

www.mishcon.com/services/lgbt_community

CHRISTIAN RESOURCES FOR THE TRANS COMMUNITY

Sibyls:
ON-LINE + UK WEEKENDS
Sibyls is a UK wide Christian organisation for transgendered people.  Weekends are hosted in different retreat houses throughout the country, plus other occasional meetings.
 http://sibyls.gndr.org.uk

The Metropolitan Congregation:
MANCHESTER & ON-LINE

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-judgemental atmosphere.  Trans members play a full and active part in the church, including leading worship, celebrating Holy Communion, and as church elders.
Regular weekly service on Sundays at 4.30pm at Wilbraham St Ninian's United Reformed Church, Chorlton, Manchester.

email: contact@metropolitanchurch.org.uk
Facebook: www.facebook.com/MetropolitanChurch
Telephone: 0161 881 6050
http://metropolitanchurch.org.uk

PLACES TO GO
LLEOEDD I FYND

ANNUAL NATIONAL TRANSGENDER FESTIVAL

Sparkle:
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.
www.sparkle.org.uk

TRANS FRIENDLY GUEST HOUSE
Ty Rosa Boutique Bed & Breakfast:

CARDIFF
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-minute walk from Cardiff city centre, Ty Rosa  offers free Wi-Fi, stylish rooms and an excellent breakfast.
Telephone: 0845 643 9962
email:  info@tyrosa.com
www.tyrosa.com

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