Mermaids is a support group for gender variant children and teenagers, and their families. The goal is to relieve the mental and emotional stress of all persons aged 19 years who are in any manner affected by gender identity issues by providing support and friendship.
Mermaids also supports families of gender variant young people and works to advance public education in the same. Mermaids works with schools, colleges, mental health workers and other professionals and can provide in house training.
The phone line is open Monday - Saturday, 10.00am until 8.00pm (when staffed). Voicemail available.