Joanna Darrell

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Transgender Day of Remembrance 2015

November is a poignant month for the transgender community.  Each year, it see’s the holding of the Transgender der Day of Remembrance (TDOR), which is held internationally on 20th November.  But what is this event and why should we in the UK be concerned ? TDOR was the brainchild ofRead More

More than a label

Keeping support meetings fresh and interesting for the people who come can always be a challenging proposition, particularly when the group is well established.  You tend to find people migrate to their familiar friends and cliques inevitably form which can make the group seem intimidating or unwelcoming for “nervous newbies”Read More

Hate Crime presentation

This week, I will be presenting a hate crime presentation to the following groups 14th September – Worcester – NHS Primary Health Care Trust  15th September – Scunthorpe – NHS Mental Healthcare team 16th September – Norwich – Norwich Self harm support group The presentation draws upon personal experiences, informationRead More