Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.
Event Series Event Series: Introduction to Trans Awareness

Introduction to Trans Awareness

15 December 2023 @ 10:00 am - 11:45 am

Tuesday 24th October – 14.00 – 15.45
Wednesday 22nd November – 10:00 – 11.45
Friday 15th December – 10:00 – 11.45


NEL Training Hub is pleased to announce new dates for the popular Introduction to Trans Awareness programme, designed for all staff working across North East London. This introductory session, delivered by Gendered Intelligence covers the following areas to develop understanding and empathy for those interacting with Trans identities:

Setting the wider context for Trans identities – how sex, gender, and sexual orientation interact
Exploring key terms and the use of language
Providing a basic grounding in the legislation surrounding the rights and responsibilities related to Trans identities
Initiating discussions on how organisations can ensure they are trans-inclusive
Offering links to a wide range of resources

About Gendered Intelligence
Gendered Intelligence is a trans-led charity that works directly with approximately 500 young trans and gender-questioning individuals from diverse backgrounds each year, primarily through their youth groups and 1:1 mentoring services. They have provided training to over 30,000 professionals across various settings, including local authorities, educational institutions (such as schools, colleges, and universities), large international commercial organizations, arts organizations, small charities, foster care and children’s home settings, CAMHS, secure mental health settings, residential clinics, and within the wider statutory, not-for-profit, and commercial sectors. All trainers are professional trainers/facilitators who are also trans-identified and possess extensive grassroots trans community knowledge.

If you have any queries or questions please do not hesitate to contact layla.abdi@nhs.net