Summer 2017 Solidarity Fund is now OPEN

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The Action for Trans Health Solidarity Fund is now open for applications. The deadline is 17th August 2017. Throughout the year, we raise money to help trans and gender variant people who for whatever reason cannot access healthcare treatment through the NHS in a timely manner. We know that the trans healthcare system is in crisis,… Read more »

STATEMENT ON HOMO/TRANSPHOBIA AND POLICE VIOLENCE AT PRIDE SHEFFIELD 29/07/2017

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At Pride Sheffield 2016, members of the Potter’s House Church evangelical cult arrived preaching homo- and transphobic hate only to be driven off-site by a united LGBTQ community – despite threats of arrest from police officers protecting the cult members. This year the cult returned in smaller numbers but were defended by more police who… Read more »

Spring 2017 Solidarity Fund is Now Open!

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The Action for Trans Health Solidarity Fund is now open for applications. The deadline is 9th April 2017. Throughout the year, we raise money to help trans and gender variant people who for whatever reason cannot access healthcare treatment through the NHS in a timely manner. We know that the trans healthcare system is in… Read more »

Care Not Cages: International Day of Solidarity with Trans Prisoners

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[The following article deals with prisons, policing and systemic oppression of LGBTQ people; as such the article and its linked sources will include references to violence including police brutality, racism, incarceration, prison deaths, self harm, suicide, poverty, assault and sexual violence.] January 22nd is International Day of Solidarity with Trans Prisoners. At a time when the… Read more »

Local Chapter Reports 2016

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Find out what Action for Trans Health’s local groups have been up to over the last year. If you’re interested in setting up a local group in your area, or want to be put in touch with the existing chapters, please get in touch at info@actionfortranshealth.org.uk Liverpool As a beginning chapter, the Liverpool chapter hasn’t… Read more »

Action for Trans Health Conference and Elections 2016

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Greetings friends, You are cordially invited to the second annual Action for Trans Health conference and AGM! The conference is taking place at Norfolk Park Heritage Centre in Sheffield on the 26th-27th of November 2016. We have some exciting workshops and speakers lined up for you, including Salvage Collective – preventing gendered harms in activist communities, Tara Hudson… Read more »

New Funding Round Open for Applications

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The Action for Trans Health Solidarity Fund is now open for applications. The deadline is 16th July 2016. Throughout the year, we raise money to help trans and gender variant people who for whatever reason cannot access healthcare treatment through the NHS in a timely manner. We know that the trans healthcare system is in… Read more »

On Orlando

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The tragic events in Orlando have been able to happen precisely because of racism, precisely because of the erasure of the race and ethnicity of victims of homophobic, biphobic, transphobic and queerphobic attacks, precisely because we refuse to allow for the experiences of QTIPOC in LGBT communities, and precisely because people of colour, especially Muslims,… Read more »