Sandyford offers a comprehensive gender identity service
available to anyone who is confused about their gender identity or
expression of their gender.
For detailed information on this service, along with information
on support groups in Scotland, how to change personal documents,
and a list of common gender identity terms and what they mean
(glossary of terms) please view Sandyford's Gender Identity Services Booklet.
A hard copy of the booklet is also available free from
You are welcome to contact the Sandyford Gender Identity Clinic
for an open and confidential discussion. The clinic primarily
assists people who are transsexual to progress through the steps of
transitioning in order to alter their given gender. However, the
service is also available to any person who feels
uncomfortable about their gender identity whether they wish to
change their gender or not.
The clinic team of experienced professionals offers a
resourceful multi-disciplinary, service-user approach to care.
The team also includes a dedicated counsellor for transgender