#Trans Manchester

UPDATE 31st MARCH 2020 - ALL TRANSMCR EVENTS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE WILL BE ENTIRELY ONLINE. MORE INFORMATION WILL BE POSTED HERE AND ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE. PLEASE EMAIL US AT TRANS@LGBT.FOUNDATION IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS.

TransMCR is a monthly event for the trans community at LGBT Foundation! #TransMCR is organised by LGBT Foundation with various trans groups and volunteers across Greater Manchester. This is a space for anyone who self-identifies as trans or non-binary and their friends and family.

Every month there are loads of opportunities to explore workshops, listen to talks and learn new skills as well as a range of advice drop-ins, holistic therapies and beauty treatments. Our Community Café is open throughout the day and is staffed by volunteers from local Trans groups in Manchester. his event is absolutely free.

#TransMCR is a great way to meet other people who identify as trans, explore shared interests and get involved. We hope you have a fantastic time and we’re keen to hear your feedback for future events.

Upcoming Events

Saturday 12th April - Online Edition

Saturday 9th May

Saturday 13th June

Saturday 11th July

Saturday 12th September

Regular Features

> Community Cafe - snacks, advice and befriending for trans people, all day long.

> Free Clothes Shop - Bring any items of unwanted but functional clothing, shoes, accessories, wigs, binders etc (clean & in good condition) and add them to our swap shop rail and feel free take anything that better suits your needs. This is great way to try new clothes and styles

> Advice & Guidance (Health, Legal & Wellbeing)

> Free Condoms & Lube & Sexual Health Information

> Changing Facilities: We have a dedicated changing room which is private and safe for anyone to use. The space will be equipped with a range of toiletries and products and accessible for anyone who wishes to get ready in the building or changed throughout the day.

picture of the foundation

Getting here:

By car: Manchester's ring road connects Manchester to motorways north, south, east and west. For details about parking visit Visit Manchester's transport page.

By train: Arriving in to Manchester Piccadilly? It's a 5 minute walk to LGBT Foundation. Arriving in to Manchester Victoria? It's a 17 minute walk to LGBT Foundation.

By Megabus: Fares can be as cheap as £1 both to and from Manchester. https://uk.megabus.com/manchester.aspx If you're arriving in to Manchester Shudehill Interchange it's a 14 minute walk to LGBT Foundation.

Staying overnight in Manchester:

Hatters Hostel: Mixed dorm room start at £27 when staying over on the Saturday night. http://hattershostels.com/manchester-newton-street/

Where to find us: 5 Richmond Street, Manchester, M1 3HF

Richmond Street is behind Canal Street, in Manchester's Gay Village.