Category Archives: News

AGM – Treasurer’s Report

For reasons beyond our control we were unable to present detailed accounts for the Financial Year 2015-2016 at the AGM in November 2016. However, I am delighted to report that at the AGM on 5th August 2017 the Treasurer’s Report and the accounts for both 2015-2016 and 2016-2017 were available to those who attended. You […]

Could you help with this research?

Further trans participants still wanted for independent research interviews on hormone treatment and psychological support. Participants will receive a £10 amazon voucher per interview, and a chance to speak about their experiences and voice any potential concerns, anonymously and strictly confidentially. For more information, please contact Loa on lsw0025@my.londonmet.ac.uk. Your time and input would be much […]

Mindline Trans+ Helpline

The Mindline Trans+ Helpline started as a pilot service in the South-West of England, but has now gone nationwide. It is open Mondays and Fridays from 8pm until Midnight. The number is 0300 330 5468 . Mindline Trans+ is a confidential and non-judgemental listening service for people who identify as Trans, non-binary and their friends, families and […]

Gender Identity Family Days

The Intercom Trust has organised a series of Gender Identity Family Days in Camborne, Cornwall for young trans+ people, those questioning their gender identity or who are gender non-conforming, their families, siblings, parents and carers. For more details click on this link. Family Days001

Annual General Meeting – President’s Report

Thank you to everyone who took the trouble to attend the Annual General Meeting at the Cairn Hotel in Harrogate on Saturday 5th August. There was a very encouraging attendance. The Minutes of the Meeting and the Treasurer’s Report will appear in due course, but here you can read the President’s Report. 2017 AGM President’s […]

Consultation on Gender Recognition Act

Commenting on the news that the Government Equalities Office will be consulting on changes to the legal system for gender transition, Rt Hon Maria Miller MP, Chair of the Women and Equalities Committee, said:  “The Women and Equalities Committee in the last Parliament recommended that the Government bring forward proposals to update the 2004 Gender […]

Gender Identity Services Consultation

NHS England has launched a 12-week consultation on gender identity services. The consultation is seeking discussion and feedback around two proposed service specifications for adult gender identity services (people 17 and above). The service specifications are based on engagement with the trans community and clinical experts and describe new proposals for patients who are looking […]

Voting Form

If you cannot attend the AGM you can still vote on the resolutions by downloading the Voting Form and posting it to: Proxy Vote, Beaumont Society, 27 Old Gloucester Street, London, WC1N 3XX. Make sure it arrives no later than Saturday 22nd July 2017 VOTING FORM AGM 2017

The Beaumont Society AGM, 2017

The Beaumont Society Annual General Meeting will be held in the Mountbatten Room of the Cairn Hotel, Ripon Road, Harrogate HG1 2JD on the 5th August 2017. The meeting will commence at 14.00. Everyone, including the general public, is cordially invited to attend but, please note, only Beaumont Society members can vote on any resolutions. […]

Election of Regional Organisers

The following Regional Organisers are due for re-election in 2017; Central, North West, London, South West, and Scotland. Under the constitution, the current ROs are eligible to stand again. Please email the Executive Secretary, Jennifer West, with all nominations by July 7th 2017. jenniferwest@btinternet.com We need three key items of information:- • The name and membership number […]