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West Cheshire CAMHS helps celebrate Chester Pride

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Chester Pride

Please come and join West Cheshire CAMHS celebrate Chester Pride. 12 noon on Saturday 4th October @ Chester Grosvenor Park. West Cheshire CAMHS will run stalls about the services on offer at CWP CAMHS, including all about mymind.org.uk. last year’s …

If your little boy came up to you and told you mummy I’m not a boy I’m a girl what would you say?

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Tara Hewitt, CWP’s equality champion writes: “The answer is many of us don’t know what we would say we simply haven’t thought about it or had it cross our minds. From the moment a child is born we ask “is …

Trans teens

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  Some young people  identify themselves as trans; but what does that mean?  ‘Trans’ means different things to different people. It is a term that can be used when someone is transgender; when there is a mismatch between your physical sex (i.e. your sexual organs) and …

Supporting lesbian, gay and bisexual young people

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Adolescence is often the time when young people are exploring their sexuality.  Some young people will begin to recognise themselves as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual or Transgender (LGBT).  According to Stonewall’s 2009 research entitled ‘The Teacher’s Report’, “Young people generally realise they are …

Families come in lots of shapes and sizes – every family is different!

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We all grow up in different families: some children have a mum and a dad; some grow up in single parent families, with just their mum or dad.  Other children grow up in extended or step-families when either their mum …