Guidance Documents by Other Organisations

Trans Inclusive Residentials

Our friends at Gendered Intelligence have released new guidance to support youth and community organisations, and staff in educational settings, to run residentials that are inclusive of young trans people. Gendered Intelligence’s youth work team has been running residentials for young trans, including non-binary, people for over 10 years, and they have developed expert knowledge in supporting young trans people from this decade of work.

The 24-page guidance includes strategies for residentials that prioritise the physical and emotional safety of every young person, centre consent and avoid reinforcing gender stereotypes. It covers a wide range of areas from changing facilities and sleeping arrangements to outdoor activities and residentials abroad. It also provides guidance on supporting and how to support young people once the residential has come to an end.

Trans Inclusion Schools Toolkit

This resource was developed between the Brighton & Hove City Council’s Standards & Achievement Team and our friends at Allsorts Youth Project, first published in 2013, and updated in 2018.

This toolkit provides information and guidance to schools and college on how to more effectively support trans, non-binary and gender questioning pupils and students, and prevent transphobia.

Click here to access the tooklit.

Inclusivity  – Supporting BAME Trans People

Written by Sabah Choudrey and our friends at Gires, this is a guide for LGBTQ and trans community groups, societies, organisations and charities to help you find answers to questions such as:

  • Why are there no or few BAME trans people in my group?
  • Why are there no or few BAME volunteers or workers in my organisation?
  • How can I support a BAME trans person who attends my group?

Valuing All God’s Children (2017)

In May 2017, the Church of England released an updated version of this document, originally published in 2014.

The guidance, for Church of England schools, provides key recommendations which should be adopted by schools in challenging homophobic, biphobic and transphobic (HBT) bullying, as well as sample policies for primary and secondary Church schools.

Trans Youth In Care A Guide For Social Care Professionals (2016)

A guide from Three Circles Fostering, specifically exploring this issues for trans young people in care.

Trans Youth Sexual Health Booklet



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