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Topics related to gender identity – and issues that are relevant to many trans people’s lives – have thankfully been receiving greater attention in the UK in recent years. This includes increasing interest in our service and what we do.

We welcome media enquiries about our work. Please contact our Trust’s dedicated press office who will be happy to help.


21 October 2022

Read and respond to the proposed interim specification for new gender services

NHS England has published a proposed interim specification for the new services for children and young people with gender dysphoria. It is now holding a public consultation on the proposals, which closes on Sunday 4 December 2022. This public consultation is an opportunity to check whether proposals are right and supported, whether the public understand […]

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25 August 2022

Update on the future of gender care for children and young people – 25 August 2022

At the end of July 2022, following further advice from Dr Hilary Cass, NHS England announced that it would be commissioning two ‘Early Adopter’ sites as a first step towards a new regional model of care for children and young people needing support with their gender identity development. These will be led by specialist children’s […]

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4 August 2022

Our patient records system is currently down – Thursday 4 August 2022

Our patient record software is not accessible today. The suppliers are working to fix the problem as soon as possible. Scheduled appointments today may be delayed with short notice. We apologise for the inconvenience this causes you.

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28 July 2022

Regional model for gender care announced for children and young people

The Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust’s statement in response to the announcement of a new model and Early Adopter services by NHS England following recommendation from the Cass Review. Last year, referrals to our Gender Identity Development Service stood at over 3,500. In addition, the referral support service set up by NHS England for […]

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1 July 2022

Use of GIDS patient data in a research project

The Cass Review, which is looking at how to support gender-diverse young people across the health and care system, includes a research programme to improve the evidence in this area. This includes a project by the University of York to provide an evidence base of the different pathways the outcomes for all young people who […]

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