Trans healthcare is in a state of emergency

Trans Healthcare really is in trouble in the UK, sadly, it’s even worse in the United States.

The Queerness

With the release of the Trans Inquiry, Stephanie Farnsworth examines the health care situation which trans people must battle every day.


The Trans Inquiry has been long, arduous and unbelievably frustrating for the many desperately awaiting  improvements to the way in which the UK treats trans people. It’s finally here and while thorough in parts, there’s a huge sense of wondering about what exactly does come next. The government has a record on long inquiries but little being made of them. In fact, I’m starting to think that’s how our ridiculous bureaucracy was founded. The system of bureaucracy is gatekeeping trans identities.

The endless forms and confusing system is made to try to show that they are doing something while doing absolutely nothing, except leaving trans people isolated. This includes everything from obtaining a GRC to being able to access healthcare and if you’re non-binary you can practically forget your…

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About Fairy JerBear

A disabled, trans/agender fairy bear living in the American Southwest and passionate about social justice, the environment, Trans/ LGBTQIA+ equality and combating bullying.
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