We are delighted with the video for the 'Lost in Transition' conference that we held in July. To take a look, click here

Thank you to everyone that came along and especially those that contributed.

And a massive thank you to Tom Turner for taking the time to do such a brilliant job filming it for us.

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On Wednesday 18th July 2018, Intercom is running a conference in Plymouth on the needs of transgender and gender variant children and young people, and their families, schools, etc. To find out more about the conference and to register, see below.

What's it about?

Following our first four “Lost in Transition?” conferences in Cornwall & Devon, which generated enormous interest and outstandingly positive feedback, we are hosting another Gender Identity Conference in Plymouth, where increasing numbers of young people are presenting as Transgender or Gender Variant.

Resources for schools

We will also showcase our Schools Transgender Guidance, and our guidance for Setting up an LGBTQI+ / Straight Allies Group in your Educational Establishment. These two documents are free resources for educators from The Intercom Trust in partnership with our public-sector stakeholders.

Details

With help from Plymouth City Council, the conference is open to all our professional colleagues in schools & education, the NHS, social workers, community safety & police, family support workers, etc. Places are limited and advance booking is estential.

To register your interest and receive a booking form for the Conference please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., and put 'Lost in Transition' in the subject line. The cost is £60 per delegate (discount for group of 5+).

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We had a great day hosting our #lostintransition conference in Plymouth on Monday 27th November.

Dr Polly Carmichael from the Gender Identity Service gave the key note address, and we had a number of wonderful and informative workshops.

A big thank you to everyone that came along.

 

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On Monday 27th November, Intercom is running a conference in Plymouth on the needs of gender-conflicted children and young people, and their families, schools, etc. To find out more about the conference and to register, see below.

What's it about?

Following our first three “Lost in Transition?” conferences in Cornwall & Devon, which generated enormous interest and outstandingly positive feedback, we are hosting our first Gender Identity Conference in Plymouth, where increasing numbers of young people are presenting as Transgender or Gender Variant. We are particularly fortunate to be able to welcome a presentation and workshop from Dr Polly Carmichael and her team from the NHS Tavistock and Portman Gender Clinic, which provides services for young people and their families in Dorset & Wiltshire, and the wider south west.

Resources for schools

We will also showcase our Schools Transgender Guidance, and our guidance for Setting up an LGBTQI+ / Straight Allies Group in your Educational Establishment. These two documents are free resources for educators from The Intercom Trust in partnership with our public-sector stakeholders.

Details

The conference is open to all our professional colleagues in schools & education, the NHS, social workers, community safety & police, family support workers, etc. Places are limited and advance booking is estential.

To book on the Conference please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., and put 'Plymouth Conference' in the subject line.

The cost is £45 per delegate (discount for group of 5+).

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