MGSD Centre, 331 High Street, Rochester, Medway, ME1 1DA 07922164347

South East Gender Initiative

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 from work developed by Hilary Cooke and Peter Moorcraft for the XESGEN Project and NHS Medway Public Heath Team from 1993 to 2011.

Medway Gender & Sexual Diversity Centre, managed by SEGI, opened in Rochester 31st January 2014 as an umbrella organisation supporting LGBTQI groups who provide support services for the LGBTQI communities of Medway & Kent.

The MGSD Centre was the first Trans / Non-binary gender identity drop-in centre based in Medway Kent. We also provide services for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Pansexual people and work with other LGBTQI+ and health and wellbeing organisations delivering services in Medway & Kent.

SEGI / MGSDC promotes awareness of, and provides practical services for Trans, Transgender, Non-Binary Gender, Gender Non-conforming, Gender Diverse people, and Parents / Carers of Trans Children in Medway and Kent and South East through peer support, mentoring and advice, delivered from the Rochester based drop-in facility, the Medway Gender and Sexual Diversity Centre (MGSDC) 331 High Street, Rochester, Medway, Kent ME1 1DA.

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