The PLUS Project is a partnership between Shelter and Homeless Link. Funded by London Councils, we support organisations, boroughs and landlords in London working with people who are sleeping rough, homeless, or in housing need. Our work has a stong partnership, cross-sector working and equalities focus.
Spotlight on Transgender Awareness
This event is funded by London Councils - there is no charge to attend. Email the PLUS Project team to book your place.
1.00 - Event registration and sandwich lunch
1.20 - Chair’s welcome – Michael Nastari, Stonewall Housing
1.30 - Trans awareness - trans identities, key terms and language. Trans-inclusive service check list – CliniQ
1.50 - Trans health and well-being – CliniQ
2.10 - The Equalities Act 2010 - rights of trans people to access gendered spaces and exceptions – Charles Bishop
2.30 - Break and Networking
2.50 Trans homelessness – causes, stats, trans hate crime, specific trans support needs – Stonewall Housing
3.15 - Q&A/Panel Discussion
3.30 - Groupwork: London trans support service mapping and resource sharing
3.55 - Groupwork: Call to action/next steps
– How can you make your service/organisation more trans-inclusive?
– Ideas for LGBTQI+ History month in February
4.20 - A lived experience perspective – film
4.25 - Event summary and event evaluation
4.30 Event Close
Places at this event are limited. If you are interested in attending please contact the London Plus team.
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London Development Manager
Jane works with Lisa Raftery on our PLUS project, which provides support to homelessness agencies across London through a mixture of guidance, training and events.
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