Tel: 24 hr info line 01582 412220
National self-help body run by and for the transgender community. Provides advice, information and support
EACH (Educational Action Challenging Homophobia)
Tel: Actionline 0808 1000 143 Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Charity which works to affirm the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people and reduce discrimination experienced because of sexual orientation or gender identity. Services include training, workshops, one-to-one support and online reporting service for homophobic or transphobic bullying.
FFLAG (Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays)
Tel: Helpline 0845 652 0311
PO Box 495, Little Stoke, Bristol BS34 9AP
A national voluntary organisation dedicated to supporting parents and their gay, lesbian and bisexual sons and daughters.
Tel: General enquiries 020 7833 1674 office hours
86 Caledonian Road, London N1 9DN
Supports the health and mental well-being of the LGB&T community in and around London. Offers counselling and support around issues such as same-sex relationships, sexual and gender identity and promoting personal growth and self-confidence. Also home to Antidote - the LGB&T drug and alcohol service.
Tel: 0844 334 0550
BM Mermaids, London WC1 3XX
A family support group for young people with gender identity issues and their parents.
PO Box 258, Manchester M60 1LN
A social and self help group for cross-dressers, transgendered, transsexuals and their wives or partners, based in Manchester.
Information and advice for gay and lesbian parents.
Tel: Helpline: 01708 765200
PO Box 2860, Ilford, Essex, RM7 1JA
Confidential telephone helpline, offering emotional support to any individual on any issue.
Switchboard LGBT+ helpline
Tel: Helpline 0300 330 0630 10am-11pm every day
PO Box 7324, London N1 9QS
Provides an information, support and referral service for lesbians, gay men and bisexual and trans people – and anyone considering issues around their sexuality and/or gender identity.
The Gender Trust
Tel: 01527 894 838
76 The Ridgeway, Astwood Bank B96 6LX
Information and support for trans people and all those affected by gender identity issues.
Women Of The Beaumont Society (WOBS)
Tel: 01223 441246
A helpline for those in a relationship with a gender dysphoric person.