MGSD Centre, 331 High Street, Rochester, Medway, ME1 1DA info@mgsd-centre.org 01634 408668

COVID-19 Restrictions and support services

MGSD Centre Services The MGSD Centre is not open to visitors at this time to comply with the governments advice on COVID-19 social distancing. To keep our services available We have moved all our peer group and drop… Read More

Kent & Medway Trans & Non-binary Health Services

Published 20/06/2019 Kent Community Health NHS Foundation Trust invite Members of the Trans & Non-binary community to an open meeting on Tuesday 25th June 2019 18.30 – 20.00 at Mid Kent College Medway Rd, Gillingham ME7 1FN Our… Read More

Gender Variance – E-learning for GPs and others

published 19/05/2015 Here are links to two e learning sessions to help GP’s and other NHS / Care Staff and others understand the needs of Transgender people and how best to support them———————————————————This resource is designed to raise… Read More

Nearly half of young transgender people have attempted suicide – UK survey

Mental health charity says society’s attitudes towards transgender people are not changing fast enough Patrick Strudwick The Guardian, Wednesday 19 November 2014 15.36 GMT The hidden extent of suicide attempts among young transgender people has been highlighted in a… Read More

Focus Group for NHS Medway Clinical Commissioning Group – Equality Delivery.

Published 16/09/2014 MGSD Centre have been asked to organise a focus group meeting to represent the community to review the Equality Delivery Document for NHS Medway Clinical Commissioning Group (Medway CCG) that purchases NHS services within Medway. This… Read More

Care Quality Commission inspection of Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

first published 21/07/2014 Message from GIRES – You may have an interest in this announcement. The Imperial College Healthcare Trust, which is to be inspected, is responsible for gender reassignment surgery at the Charing Cross Hospital. It is… Read More

MGSD Services

MGSD in partnership with local community based organisations provide access to the following services for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender & Intersex People or People Questioning their Gender or Sexuality. Counselling Services Individual or Group Peer Support Health &… Read More

XESGEN Project

The South East Gender Initiative (SEGI) has been working to support transgender people and promote a greater understanding of Gender Identity since 2011 continuing the work of the XESGEN project (www.xesgen.in4.org.uk) which began work in Medway to promote awareness… Read More

SEGI Opens MGSD Centre

The South East Gender Initiative opened on 31st October 2011. The organisation was formed by Hilary Cooke, Peter Moorcraft, Jacqui Alyn-Stacey, Martin Weeds, to provide support services for the Trans community. SEGI is a legacy project following on… Read More