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Parents and Carers Membership of Gendered Intelligence

In order to create a more secure environment for parents and carers, we are putting in place a formal membership scheme from January 2017.

You have to become a member in order to:

In order to become a member, you will be required to:

Membership Fee

Membership will be charged annually and begin on the date that we receive your membership fee. Membership will be priced per household, with a discounted concessionary rate available.

Full rate:​ £60 per year
Discounted rate*:​ £36 per year

There is no membership fee for those who only use the online forum and do not attend our support group.

*The discounted rate is available for unwaged or low-income households, those in receipt of benefits (including state pension) or for those who would otherwise be unable to pay the full fee. If you unsure whether you qualify, or you are unable to pay the fee in one lump sum, please get in touch at admin@genderedintelligence.co.uk

How to become a member

For more information on how to become a member, please read our Welcome Pack for Parents and Carers.

You have to fill out the membership form to become a member. You can do this online, or at the next parents' session that you attend.

Saturday Sessions in London for Parents and Carers

We run a support group for parents and carers on the last Saturday of each month. This group forms part of our Community Saturday sessions. A few times a year we run events that young people and parents/carers can attend together.

Upcoming Date and themes

There is no group on the last Saturday of April.

Saturday, 5th of May - Imagining Our Futures: Careers and Interests

Imagining Our Futures does not take place at our usual venue - see more info about venue and timing below.

There will be no Under 12 group in April. It will return in May, on Saturday 26th of May.

Saturday, 26th of May - Future Families: Sharing Stores of Diverse Families, Plus Under 12s group

Future Families will replace our afternoon session from 2pm-6pm. It will take place at the usual setting of Underground Youth Club.

The Under 12s group will still take place from 11am to 1pm.

Imagining Our Futures 2018

Our annual carers and interests day for trans, gender diverse and questioning young people, Imagining Our Futures, is coming up on Saturday, 5th of May!

From 10am, there will be stalls with information about different careers, internships, campaigns and volunteering. Alongside the stalls, we'll have a drop in CV surgery where you can get 1:1 advice about improving your CV. You can also take part in a workshop about interview skills.

Parents/carers are welcome to come to the morning session from 12:30pm onwards, for the last hour.

Our friends at Beyond the Binary will be there to talk about writing skills too.

From 2pm, there will be a panel of trans and/or non-binary adults talking about their experience of being trans at work or while pursuing other projects such as campaigning.

After the panel, parents/carers will split off into their own group.

Information about the day

Date: Saturday, 5th of May 2018

Time: 10am - 5pm

Venue: National Union of Teachers, Hamilton House, Mabledon Pl, London WC1H 9BD

The venue has a lift and is wheelchair accessible

Sessions on the day

10am- 1.30pm: Stalls, CV surgery and workshops

Age range: 13-30

Parents/carers are welcome to come to the morning session for the last hour (from 12:30pm).

2pm-5.30pm: Panel and discussion about what it's like to be trans at work or while pursuing your interests (with invited guests)

Age range: 13-24

Parents/carers will leave the room to take part in their own group after the panel.

Venue

With the exception of Imagining Our Futures, youth sessions take place at The Underground Youth Centre, Piper Cl, London N7 8TQ (MAP)

Parents/carers sessions take place at Ringcross Community Centre, 60 Lough Rd, London N7 8RH (MAP)

Ringcross Community Centre is one minute's walk from the Underground Youth Centre.

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To find out more about these sessions, please contact us or sign up to our newsletter.


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