For carers, family, friends

Carers, family and friends often play a large part in supporting a person with gender identity issues.

Unfortunately, we are not currently running any family support groups. This is under review and this page will be updated as and when changes occur.

In the interim, please refer to the links below for information which you might find helpful:

Information for families

Older trans people

Carers' assessments, care support needs and financial assessments

  • Call Carers UK on 0808 808 7777 or visit for advice and information on any of the above.