Parent-Specific

Transcend – A parent led peer support network and information hub for transgender children and their families in Australia.

SA Links – click here

South Australian Women’s and Children’s Hospital – Gender Diversity Adolescent Medicine appointments are held at the WCH Paediatric Outpatient department (Level 1, Rogerson Building Zone A). Gender Diversity Psychiatry appointments are held in the Department of Psychological Medicine (Level 1, Good Friday Building Zone C).

The Gender Diversity Team will accept new referrals across South Australia for any child or young person up to the age of 17 years with concerns regarding their gender identity.

Parents of Gender Diverse Children – Parents of Gender Diverse Children works hard to give a voice to parents and those parenting transgender and gender diverse children. Operating in SA as a social media resource only at this time.

Gender Help for Parents – A website created by Australian parents who have struggled to find information about services and support for issues around their children’s gender identity.

Beyond Blue – A resource for families with gender and sexually diverse children and young people – Families Like Me.

The Rainbow Owl – Books and resources for embracing and supporting trans and gender diverse children and young people.

Trans Hub – A range of resources including for parents/carers of trans and gender diverse people of all ages.

Being Proud – A project of Working It Out (Tasmania) project that provides information and resources for Tasmanian parents and families of young people who are Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, Sexuality Diverse and Gender Diverse.

Trans and Gender Diverse Parents Guide – A resource by Jacqui Tomlins and published by Rainbow Families.