0808 801 0400 Monday to Friday 9am – 9pm

Mermaids provide individual and family support for teenagers and children with gender identifying issues

“Helping gender-diverse kids, young people and their families since 1995”

Mermaids provides a helpline aimed at supporting transgender youth up to and including the age of 19, their families and professionals working with them.

They also provide a crisis Text Chat Service – text MERMAIDS to 85258 for free 24/7 crisis support all across the UK.

All texts are answered by trained volunteers with support from experienced clinical supervisors.

20 April 2021
Last Updated
28 May 2021