Victoria

There are a number of online groups and supports that are not publicly listed, if you would like to be connected with those groups please contact us directly.

 

Victorian Birth Certificate Reform:

From the 1st of May 2020 Victorians will be able to apply to change their record of sex under the new legislation.  On this date detailed information, forms and fact sheets will be available on the Births Deaths and Marriages Victoria website.

Three fact sheets have been created for changes relating to birth certificates for young people under 18 years of Age:

The following forms will be available for download on the Births Deaths and Marriages Victoria website from 1st May 2020, in both printable PDF and accessible Word versions. Applicants will have the option of completing either versions of the relevant form and lodging it, along with their supporting documents, via email or post to BDM.  These forms are available here for your information only, and the latest versions should always be obtained from Births Deaths and Marriages Victoria.

 

Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) 

Gender Service
Flemington Rd,
Parkville Vic 3052
03 9345 5522

Royal Children's Hospital "Standards of Care and Treatment Guidelines for Trans and Gender Diverse Children and Adolescents."

 

Queerspace

Counselling and support with a LGBTIQ+ focus for individuals and families

100 Drummond St
Carlton Vic 3053
03 9663 6733 

 

Wondonga Gender clinic

To make a confidential appointment: 

Speak to Gateway Health reception

(02) 6022 8888 or

1800 657 573 or

visit reception at 155 High Street, Wodonga.

Schools, GPs or other services can also make referrals.

Contact us on the details above for further information.

Clinic runs: Wednesday and Thursday from 9am – 5pm.

Way out Wodonga support group

 

Monash Gender Clinic (older teens and adults)

352 South Rd,
Hampton East Vic 3188
03 9556 5216

email

Referral Pathway & Information Pack

 

Northside clinic (older teens and adults)

370 St. Georges Road,
Fitzroy North Vic 3068
03 9485 7700

 

Prahran Market Clinic (older teens and adults) 

Cnr Chapel St & Commercial Rd
Prahran Vic 3181
03 9514 0888

 

Equinox (older teens and adults)

175 Rose Street,
Fitzroy Vic 3065
03 9416 2889

 

Switchboard

Switchboard Victoria Inc is a community based not for profit organisation that provides a peer based, volunteer run support service for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Intersex (LGBTQI)people and their friends, families and allies.

 

QLife

Online and telephone counselling and support
1800 184 527

 

Headspace

National youth mental health and well-being foundation. Providing help and support for young people aged 12-25

 

GASP

LGBTIQ support for young people in the Geelong area. 

 

Safe Schools Coalition

Department of Education (Victoria)

If you need help making sure your child is safe at school, this may include transition, Safe Schools can help navigate this process.

Ph: 03 9637 3699 or 03 9637 3690

 

Transgender Victoria

Transgender Victoria (TGV) is an Australian organisation dedicated to achieving justice, equity and quality health and community service provision for trans and gender diverse people, their partners, families and friends

 

Transfamily

For parents, siblings, extended family and/or friends of a trans person.

 

Seahorse Victoria

Seahorse Victoria Inc was formed in 1975 as a support and social group for the Victorian transgender community, and is the longest running organisation of its type in Australia.

 

YGender

Ygender is a peer led social support and advocacy group for trans/gender diverse young people.

 

Minus 18

Minus 18 is Australia's largest youth-led network for gay, bi, lesbian and trans teens.

 

The Zoe Belle Gender Collective 

Promoting well-being for the trans and gender diverse community of Victoria, since 2007.