Category: Resources

Transgender and Gender Diverse Organisation

OUR NEEDS ARE ESSENTIAL – Part Three

This is a quick update relating to the session we had this morning, 21 September 2020, on where we are at with the DHA

OUR NEEDS ARE ESSENTIAL – Part Deux

We have received an official communications from the Dept of Home Affairs on service offered in level 2 and also inviting us to engage with him regarding issues the Transgender and Gender diverse community are facing with DHA

OUR NEEDS ARE ESSENTIAL!

An open letter to the Minister of Home Affairs Hon. P.A. Motsoaledi, The Presidency of the Republic of South Africa, the NCCC, and all representatives of the Department of Home Affairs

Reading Material

The original intent with this list was to give a super-brief introduction to some different perspectives on the experience of gender, and the trans life experience. The ultimate target was brevity rather than a comprehensive list, and NO CLAIM AT ALL is made to appropriately represent even a representative cross-section of life experience. Excellent recommendations…
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Support Network during lockdown

Be True 2 Me Support Network in South Africa has gone virtual and online during the Covid19 Outbreak

Updating Your South African Drivers Licence after Gender Marker Change (Gauteng)

This blog assists with the process on updating your drivers licence after a gender marker change

Transition 101 Guide

For those looking at a Gender affirming transition, focused mainly on a medical transition.

Be True 2 Me Guideline: Legal Gender Marker and Forename Change

Legal recognition of one’s gender is important. In South Africa you have the right to change your forenames and Gender Marker. Here is a guideline on the process