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Trans Groups

Groups for people of trans experience, non-binary and questioning individuals

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Transgender online group

December 10 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Online,

West London Trans Group

December 12 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Brunel University Meeting House, UB8 2DE

Non-binary online group

December 15 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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Social groups for trans, non-binary and questioning people offering a safe, trans-led space to meet, socialise, support, take part in activities, workshops and enjoy a variety of speakers.

Spectra Groups

In Person Groups

As always in our in person groups, we have changing facilities available for those who wish to change into more gender affirming clothing once within our safe space. Our venues are wheelchair accessible, if you have a disability and need additional support, please email cavyn@spectra-london.org.uk.

At all groups, we offer light refreshments and try to cater for dietary requirements, we also offer a vegan option.

  1. Flagship, Trans Soho group

    Our flagship trans group in Soho occurs at St. Anne’s church in Dean street, on the first Thursday of the month between 6pm and 8pm.

    The nearest tube station is Piccadilly Circus, the nearest accessible tube station is Green Park.

  2. Non-binary Soho group

    Our non-binary group in Soho meets at St. Anne’s church in Dean street, on the third Thursday of the month between 6pm and 8pm.  The nearest tube station is Piccadilly Circus, the nearest accessible tube station is Green Park.

  3. West London Trans group

    Our West London trans group is based at Brunel University London in the Meeting house, runs every second Sunday between 3pm and 5pm. The nearest tube station is Uxbridge which is a 22 minute walk from the venue, there is also a bus (the U3) from Uxbridge station to Brunel university, this lets out opposite to Marie Jahoda which is the building in front of the meeting house.

    Free Parking: go to the main entrance at Kingston lane and press the button at the barrier and tell security that you are attending an event at the meeting house. There is free parking (pay and display is not enforced on Sundays) by the pond and the meeting house is across the road from the pond, behind the Marie Jahoda building.

    Campus map: Campus-Map-2021.pdf (brunel.ac.uk)

 

Online Groups

Empowerment is a key feature of the online social groups and Spectra’s trans programme engages the knowledge, energy & experience of service users, mentors, volunteers and staff of trans experience, providing peer led mentoring, workshops, podcasts, peer support and counselling that work to build resilience, resourcefulness, skills and strength for the trans and non-binary community.

We are offering two groups:

  1. Non-Binary group, for people self identified as non-binary only. This group is running every other week, 17:30-19:30.
  2. A general trans group, and all for trans, non-binary and questioning people. This group runs every Friday, 17:30-19:30.

Please find more details of Online Groups if you are interested.

 

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Any queries, comments or concerns about the topics can be brought up by the group at a session, or via email: Trans@spectra-london.org.uk. You can also suggest your topics here for the group(s) you are attending.

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Workshops

Spectra Trans Workshops

Would you like a safe space to explore issues with other people like you, guided and assisted by our Counsellor and trans worker? Workshops on a range of issues for trans and non binary people and those questioning gender identities. Workshops include,

  • Managing Stress
  • Relationships
  • Resilience and Self Care
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexuality

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