Coming Out

Stonewall is a charity that campaigns for the equality of lesbian, gay, bi and trans people across Britain. Their advice on coming out as a young person, as an adult and supportive information for parents can be found here. Find out more


Switchboard is an LGBTQ+ helpline run by LGBT+ people that provides information, support and referral services for lesbians, gay men and bisexual and trans people. Contactable 10am-10pm every day 0300 330 0630. Find out more

An NHS Guide For Young Transgender People

A concise booklet of information and resources for people who are trans or questioning including definitions, advice on coming out and information on the transitioning process. Find out more

Being LGBTQ+ In Later Life

Many issues are the same later in life regardless of your gender or sexuality, but somethings may require special consideration. Find out more

LGBTQ+ Oxfordshire

A hub for finding the LGBTQ+ community and support within Oxford. Find more Oxford-based events, advice and resources here Find out more

Gender Dysmorphia and Transitioning

Mermaids is a charity that supports children and young people who are transgender and/or gender diverse, their families, and professionals involved in their care. This website provides links to helplines, support groups and many more resources for those seeking advice for themselves or on how to support loved ones. Find out more

Being An Ally

A great article describing some of the do’s and don’ts when supporting a friend who is transitioning. Find out more