Upcoming Event: Activist Training Day in Brighton

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Interested in trans healthcare activism and want to find out more? Thinking about setting up a trans healthcare campaign? Want to meet other awesome trans activists? Come join Action for Trans Health for our activist training day in Brighton on Saturday 4th of October.  The day will be split into two halves. The first half will cover getting a group… Read more »

Statement on Racism, Cultural Appropriation and Safer Spaces

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This statement has been written to formalise Action for Trans Health’s position, viagra aspirations, and commitments regarding problems of racism and cultural appropriation within the UK trans community. It will go on to form an integral part of a wider safer-spaces policy for the organisation. Action for Trans Health seeks to be a safe space… Read more »

Statement on potential trans-inclusion in Stonewall

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As many people in the trans-o-sphere are aware, store today Stonewall met with a group of trans professionals, discount campaigners and activists to discuss the possibilities of trans-inclusion within Stonewall. Historically, Stonewall England have been very firm about not wanting to allow trans people a voice within their organisation. They have also actively excluded trans… Read more »

Statement regarding the intimidation of trans activists

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Action for Trans* Health wholeheartedly condemns recent attempts to harass, cialis 40mg intimidate, purchase and misgender trans activists. This includes attempts to distribute personal information (doxxing) and deliberately interfering with their economic security through sabotaging their employment. Action for Trans* Health was founded on the principles of mutual aid and as such we are deeply… Read more »

Call out for responses on difficulty accessing Gender Identity Services

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Healthwatch England included a request for information on any difficulties people were having accessing gender identify services. If you are willing to share your experiences (anonymously is fine) please get in touch with them and they will use these experiences help inform the national discussion. The call out is as follows: “Have you come across problems with Gender… Read more »

Help us improve your local sexual health service

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Sexual health clinics can be a daunting place for anyone. especially when you are trans*. But regular sexual health screening is important and should be accessible to all. As such Action for Trans* Health are launching a sexual health audit so you can help improve your local sexual health clinic. How does it work?  The next… Read more »

Action For Trans* Health at Sparkle and Buff 2014

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The Action for Trans* Health team headed down to Manchester for the Sparkle weekend armed with flyers and our banner. Heres what our intrepid adventurers got up to. First we popped along to Buff, see a transguy-orientated event. Here is Action for Trans* Health Trustee and Queer of the Unknown superstar Loz doing some excellent… Read more »

Trans* Health Protest at Medical Specialists, Bury

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Action for Trans* Health was recently informed via our membership that Medical Specialists, the online pharmacy, refuses to prescribe endocrine treatment to trans* people, including repeat prescriptions of doses previously established through blood tests. With the recent furore over Inhouse Pharmacy et al. (see this post for background info, and more here) supplies of hormones… Read more »

Please send us details of your trans-friendly GP

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Many people find that their GP can be a massive help, or hindrance to, accessing healthcare. Whether it is having easy access to transition related healthcare, knowing that your GP will be sensitive about examinations, or being able to go for an appointment about a cold and not having to talk about transition if you… Read more »