Help for the Media

We at Trans Media Watch realise that most people in the media want to get things right, but that understanding trans and intersex issues can be confusing. That’s why we’ve prepared these resources to try to make your job easier.

If you can’t find what you need, don’t despair. Email us your questions and we will do our best to help.

Approaches to Avoid

Common Misunderstandings

Why it Matters

Keira’s Story

Kit’s Story

A Trans Timeline

Cost of Gender Reassignment



TMW can offer telephone support or in-person consultation on programmes or press features involving trans or intersex issues. We can help you find the right way to handle challenging stories and we can offer insights that will help make your work more authentic.


TMW can provide bespoke training in your workplace, geared to the needs to your employees. Our basic awareness training provides a solid grounding in trans and intersex issues and is ideal for workplaces where a fast turnover of material makes it difficult to research every item in depth. It will help you recognise potential problems and identify solutions.

We have a range of training materials specially designed for particular sectors. Contact us to find out more.