A rainbow mental health service that offers nationwide support from 6pm-6pm by phone (0800 OUTLINE) and online chat, nationwide specialist counselling and an Auckland trans peer support service. They also have a parent resource section.
The Gender Minorities Aotearoa page has links to resources including a section specifically for parents and families.
A USA resource from their Human Rights Campaign and has general information about parenting transgender children.
A useful short article, with six tips for raising and understanding a transgender child.
The resources section of InsideOUT (a New Zealand organisation specifically focusing on supporting teens and schools) has comprehensive material.
The Rainbow Youth website also has a selection of links and resources.
The Australian group Parents of Gender Diverse Children, which has some resources and book lists.
An article about the brain and gender identity.
Mermaids is a UK organisation supporting gender diverse children and their families.
Agender NZ has a selection of resources on their website.
A health-based website with links to New Zealand support services and information.
The NZ Ministry of Health's information for parents and family of transgender New Zealanders.
Advice from a major US hospital about how to support your transgender child.
A short YouTube clip about gender and gender identity.
Research about gender identity
Resources and support for rainbow rangatahi
Linda Gromko MD
Cheryl B Evans
Michelle Finch and Phoenix Finch
Theresa Thorn and Noah Grigni
Rylan J Testa