SUPPORT LINKS FOR TRANS PEOPLE IN WALES AND THE UK

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RESOURCES FOR TRANS PEOPLE

TRANSITION GUIDESMENTAL HEALTHSUPPORT GROUPSHOMELESSNESS HELP AND ADVICECOST OF LIVING HELP AND ADVICE

ADDITIONAL LINKS

LGBT Law Clinic - Legal AdviceGuidance for Talking to JournalistsG(end)er SwapQueercare AdvocacyAn Index of Writings About Trans and Non-Binary People


HOW TO BE AN ALLY

RESOURCES FOR TEACHERSDONATE TO CHARITIES

ADDITIONAL LINKS

Guide to Being a Trans AllyResources for Parents and CarersContact Your Local MP


Contact

If you'd like to add resources to this list, contact us via the below.

Transgender Teen Survival GuideGender KitChanging Your NHS Details (Gender Kit)Changing Your Legal Documents (Gender Kit)Trans Friendly GP'sHow to Apply For a Gender Recognition Certificate

HELPLINESCOUNSELLING

Mindline Trans+Switchboard LGBT+LGBT+ CymruSamaritans

FREE COUNSELLING AVAILABLE

MindAffordable TalkCommunity CounsellingThe Amber Project (12-25 Years Only)

LOW COST COUNSELLING

Breathe UKConnected Counselling (Cardiff)LGBT+ Cymru

Cardiff BasedNewport BasedSwansea,Neath and Port Talbot BasedOther Areas of Wales and Wales WideOnline and Other Areas of the UK

Trans Aid Cymru MeetupsAll T*, No Shade - Cardiff, Valleys and ValeImpact (13-21 Years Only)Glitter Cymru (For BAME)

Newport LGBTQ+ Youth GroupTRANSport - Newport And Surrounding Areas

4YP (13-16 Years Only)Swansea Marina Social Walks

Platfform - CaerphillyBridgend Out Of HoursState Of Mind - Wales Wide (17-25 Years Only)

Umbrella Cymru - OnlineGendered Intelligence - Online and London/Leeds

ShelterStonewall HousingPlatfformContact Us Directly

Finding Work

HELP WITH RENT, FOOD, BILLS ETC:

RENTFOODCOUNCIL TAXENERGY BILLSWATER BILLSPHONE/BROADBAND/TV BILLSFREE PERIOD PRODUCTS

Citizens AdviceDiscretionary Housing PaymentDiscretionary Housing Payment (Cardiff)Private Rental Debt Advice (Cardiff and The Vale)Contact Us Directly

CARDIFF

OTHER

Cwtch-Up Food BankWild Thing - Pay What You Can CafeCathays Community FridgeFree Plant Based Meals£15 of Food for £2Free Solidarity Veg BoxesSt Mellons Pantry (£5 a Week for £15-20 of Food)

Hope Pantry (Merthyr Tydfil - £3.50 a Week for £10 of Food)

Check If You Can Pay Less Council TaxCouncil Tax ReductionDiscounts and Exemptions for Full-Time StudentsContact Us Directly

Advice If You're Struggling to PayCitizens AdviceWarm and Safe Homes AdviceGet on the Cheapest Provider (Cardiff and The Vale)Free Grants, Regardless of Your Current Supplier£49 Fuel Voucher for Prepayment MetersContact Us Directly

Citizens AdviceContact Us Directly

Citizens AdviceHow to Cancel Your PlansDispute a BillContact Us Directly

SwanseaSt Mellons - CardiffCardiff Met Students UnionSplott - Cardiff

Achieving Trans InclusionTrans Ally 101Stonewall Resources and Workshops

G(end)er SwapTrans Aid CymruQueer CareTrans Teen Survival Guide FundGendered IntelligenceCliniq Trans and Non-Binary Sexual HealthThe Outside ProjectStonewallMermaids