Gender Service - Wodonga

The Gender Service - Wodonga is for trans, gender diverse and non-binary children aged 3 to 17 years old, and their families. The service provides a family-centred multidisciplinary approach to assessment, support and treatment.

We also provide:

  • Peer support
  • One-to-one parenting support
  • School support
  • Parenting programs
  • Family get-togethers
  • LGBTQIA+ social group for 12-18 years
  • Advocacy group for 14-25 years

We are not a crisis service. If you need help urgently, call 000, visit the Lifeline website or call Lifeline on 13 11 14.

Access

  • Free service
  • Available to children aged from 3 to 17 years
  • Location: 155 High Street, Wodonga
  • Open hours: Tuesday to Friday from 9am to 5pm

For a confidential appointment:

  • Contact Kerry Power, Care Coordinator, 0419 019 254 or email
  • Call reception on (02) 6022 8888 (Free Call 1800 657 573)
  • Visit Gateway Health reception at 155 High Street, Wodonga

Please note: Referrals are not required for initial contact with the Gender Service Care Coordinator and for services other than gender affirming medical care. Referrals will be needed for patients requiring psychiatry and multidisciplinary clinics.

What other support is available?

  • The Gender Identity Group (GIG) is a therapeutically-based support group for people aged 12-25 running fortnightly at headspace Albury Wodonga.
  • Gateway Health WayOut Wodonga promotes the rights, health and wellbeing of LGBTQIA+ young people in Albury Wodonga, and supports services to do the same.  We run the Alphabet Crew Youth Social Group, and engage LGBTQIA+ people aged 18 – 25 in leadership roles and positive action through the WayOut Youth Action Group.
  • The ZBGC Youth Project works with LGBTIQ and mainstream services to improve support to young trans and gender diverse Victorians.
  • The RCH Gender Service website has lots of useful information about its service and other supports.

Resources

Gender Service Evaluation

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