Parents Voices

Mermaids is a supportive network of parents and children, all of the members have been through so much, and everyone has their own story. By talking to each other and sharing experiences, many people feel much better to know that they are not alone and get help and advice from people who have already been through what they are currently going through.

The following testemonials are all true stories provided by families that are part of Mermaids who have children of varying ages and contains accounts of both ftm and mtf people. Hopefully reading these may help to reassure you about your current position or journey, to realise that you are not alone, and compare your situation to that of others.