What should the service I commission provide?

  1. Explicit commitments to young people’s rights e.g. in safeguarding and confidentiality policy
  2. Safe space for self and gender expression
  3. Advocacy that can support young people’s rights in different areas of their lives e.g. trans healthcare


Queer Futures 2 What Works NHS Commissioning Guidance

Queer Futures 2 – Commissioning Guidance Slides

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Example from case study service policy: “Age will not be a determining factor in decisions to intervene. The wishes of the young person will always be considered. Safeguarding ‘best practice’ involves parent/carers but also an acknowledgement that that is not always appropriate.”

*These quotations use pseudonyms and have been anonymised to protect participant’s identity.

Queer Futures 2 Newsletter

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