Resources to help you in your practice.

Guidelines, information sheets, handouts, and frequently-asked questions - all available here.
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Primary Care Gender Affirming Hormone Therapy Initiation Guidelines

Aotearoa New Zealand guidelines for commencing GAHT for adults in primary care.

Guidelines for Gender Affirming Care (2018)

Aotearoa New Zealand guidelines for gender affirming healthcare, including areas not covered by the Primary Care guidelines.

Downloadable Posters

Make your waiting and consult rooms visibly welcoming and inclusive to trans and non-binary patients with these free-to-use posters.

Frequently asked questions

Everything you need to know about our trainings.
Is there any cost to come to a training?
No, our training programme is funded by te Whatu Ora and totally free, including our e-learning modules, in-person workshops, and in-practice visits.
Who is running this training?
This training programme is run by Qtopia, a LGBTQIA+ social support, education, and advocacy service; and PATHA, an interdisciplinary professional organisation working to promote the health, wellbeing, and rights of transgender people. The project team is made up of both community members and GPs from across Aotearoa, who all have experience working with trans communities, providing gender-affirming care, and supporting practitioners to gain the skills, knowledge, and experience needed to best support their trans and non-binary patients. This training programme is funded and supported by Te Whatu Ora Health New Zealand.
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