Sharing the experience of being black and minority ethnic and trans*: report of a focus group held by the Race Equality Foundation on 5th November 2014

Author:
JERAJ Samir
Publisher:
Race Equality Foundation
Publication year:
2014
Pagination:
4
Place of publication:
London

Report of a focus group of black and minority ethnic trans community to discuss their experiences of under-representation and exclusion from services and to help them develop their voice. The nine attendees represented a broad range of self-defined ethnicities, including Chinese, African-Caribbean, Malaysian, Latino, and Asian. Key issues discussed included: counsellors, medical services, language and insularity barriers, GUM services, care home and later life issues, variation in local government services, sex workers, unemployment, and issues faced by immigrants. (Edited publisher abstract)

Subject terms:
transgender people, black and minority ethnic people, access to services, racism, transsexual people;
Content type:
research
Location(s):
United Kingdom

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