Free Information Sessions for Parents and Carers of Trans and Gender Diverse Young People


SHINE SA, August 2022

Families in Transition: Information Sessions (Face-to-Face and Online) for Parents and Carers of Trans and Gender Diverse Young People

Who are these information sessions for?
Parents and carers of trans, gender diverse, and questioning (TGD) young people between 12-25 years

What will we cover?
In a two-hour session, lived experience workers will discuss:
• Gender and gender identities
• Gender affirmation options (social, physical, medical, and legal)
• Navigating systems (health care, school, sport)
• Building resilience and navigating challenges as a family
• Supporting the wellbeing of TGD young people
There will also be opportunities for question and answers and connections to additional resources.

Option 1: Face-to-Face Session
COST: FREE WHEN: Wednesday 31 August 2022 6:00pm – 8:00 pm
WHERE: SHINE SA Hyde Street Practice, 57 Hyde Street, Adelaide
Due to COVID-19 restrictions we ask that one adult per family attend.

Option 2: Online Session
COST: FREE WHEN: Thursday 8 September 2022 6:00pm – 8:00 pm
WHERE: Online via Teams

This activity is supported by funding from the Adelaide Primary Health Network through the Australian Government’s PHN program.

By J Pope

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