Charity information

Mermaids

Mermaids is a support group for gender variant children and teenagers, and their families.

Founded 1999

  • Mission statement

    Mermaids is a support group for gender variant children and teenagers, and their families.
    In support of this one aim, we also intend to:
    Offer support to parents, families, carers and others.
    Raise awareness about gender issues amongst professionals
    (e. G. Teachers, doctors, social services. Etc. ,) and the general public
    Campaign for the recognition of this issue and an increase in professional services

  • Aims

    Mermaids aims to:

    • Offer support to children and young people, and also to support their parents, families, carers and others to understand and come to terms with the issues surrounding gender dysphoria.
    • Raise awareness about gender issues amongst professionals (e.g. teachers, doctors, social services. etc.,) and the general public.
    • Campaign for the recognition of this issue and an increase in professional services.
  • Overview

    Established: February 1999

    Registered Charity Number: 1073991

    Board members: 10

    Volunteers: 20

    Phone number: 0208 1234819

    Address: BM Mermaids, London, WC1N 3XX

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