Children & Young People


Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning, Intersex, Asexual. 

Transgender information 
Gendered Intelligence is a Community Interest Company whose object is to deliver arts programmers and creative workshops to trans youth from across the UK. They have a 16-25 group in London. 

Shout this Way Poster - Support for the LGBTQIA Young People.

Please find local support here: 

Practitioners can phone SPA for discussion with the CAMHS practitioner,  020 8547 5008. 

Voluntary Sector organisations offer guidance and advice for young people and families here:
Gendered Intelligence has a support group for young people aged 16-25.
Support for Muslims and other BME groups.

Referral Pathway for Gender Dysphoria 

Gender Dysphoria (Transgender issues) - Tavistock and Portman NHS Trust’s Gender Identity Development Service Gender Dysphoria (Transgender issues) leaflet. 

Gender Identity Development Service Leaflet (GIDS) Information for Parents

Mermaids UK Website - a community group who offer support and guidance to young people and parents. Mermaids campaign for the recognition of gender dysphoria in young people and lobby for improvements in professional services.