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Event Summary:

Date: 08/12/2018
Time: 12:00-17:00


Price per Person: £0.00

TransMCR - December

8th December 2018, Manchester

Event Full Details:

Christmas is coming up - let's get together and celebrate! TransMCR welcomes the trans community to come and have fun together, whether you've been before or this is your first time!


>> 12pm - Doors open

>> 12:15-1pm - Trans & Non-Binary Inclusion in Health & Social Care - Community Cafe
Have your say on the Care Quality Commission's assessment of health and social care provisions, and how you would like to be treated in these services.

>> 1pm-3pm - Staying Connected - Community Cafe
Where have you traveled from? How can we stay connected as a community? Want to set up a trans group close to you? Pin on our map where you're from and see who is local to you!

>> 1pm-2pm - Trans Advocacy Drop-In - Group Room
Cassie, our Trans Advocacy Officer, will be on hand to discuss the Trans Advocacy Programme and how it could help you. If you are trans and are facing a barrier in your life, drop in to see how we can help you.

>> 1pm-2pm - Peer-Supported Voice-Coaching - Conference Room
Our wonderful volunteer Matilda will be on hand to deliver the monthly peer-supported voice-coaching sessions. If you would like to alter or strengthen your voice in any way, drop in!

>> 2pm-3pm - Mind & Maelstrom - Embracing Silence - Group Room
Léo will be running a meditative session following on from previous ones (but open to new people!). Learn how to focus more on the "Now" and the present.

>> 3pm onwards - Christmas Markets
We will be heading down to the Chrsitmas Markets from 3pm onwards, and closing up the building. Join us on this annual group outing!

As ever, TransMCR is designed to be a safe and supportive environment for trans people to meet other trans people, to learn about issues concerning them, and to develop new skills. The event is completely free and family, partners and trans allies are welcome!

Plus all the regular services: Community Café (2nd Floor), Quiet Space (3rd Floor), Prayer Room (3rd Floor), Changing Space (3rd Floor), and Clothing FreeShop (3rd Floor).

We want to make sure this workshop is accessible for anyone who wants to attend, so if you have any access requirements please get in touch. For further information please email or call the office on 0345 3303030