The Trans Well-being Team is an NGO focusing on the mental health of trans people. Our team was founded in March 2018 in Guangzhou, and currently has more than 40 volunteers. Our goal is to improve the well-being of trans people and to promote gender diversity and equality in society through community service, community empowerment, research, public education, and social advocacy.
Trans people (transgender people and gender non-conforming people), refer to people whose gender identity or gender expression is inconsistent with the social norms of their sex assigned at birth, and who cross, challenge and transcend the traditional definition of male and female. Trans people include groups such as Gender Queer (Non-Binary, Third Gender), Trans Women (“Male to Female/MtF”), Trans Men (“Female to Male/FtM”), Transexual People (“TS”), and Cross-Dressers(“CD”).
- Psychological services
We provide psychological counseling and psychological hotline services, and we have provided more than 380 psychological services to more than 160 trans people, and their family members and friends.
- WeChat group for trans people
We have established and managed a WeChat group for trans people, and more than 200 trans people have joined in. The average daily speech volume is estimated to exceed 500.
- Community activities
More than 10community activities were carried out in Guangzhou and online, with more than 300 trans people participating.
- Community resources
- Launch ofNetwork of trans friendly psychologists
- Participate in the National Transgender Hotline, the Directory of Transgender Public Welfare Organizations, the Anti-Domestic Violence Resource Map.
- Reprint resources such as parents’ WeChat group, coming out guide, medical information, certificate modification, etc.
Looking for help?
Want to collaborate?
Want to give an opinion?
Welcome to contact the Trans Well-being Team assistant:
If you need to invite trans people to participate in interviews, research or other activities, please click here or scan the QR code on the right to fill in the form.
This form, which is developed based on past experiences, can help to let the trans people understand your needs better, improve the possibility of cooperation, and avoid harm to the community. After filling in the form, please contact the Trans Well-being Team assistant.