Gender Essence Support Services


We are a Specialist Counselling and Support Organisation based in Antrim and Belfast in Northern Ireland. We are dedicated in offering emotional and theraputic support to those from the Trans, Non-binary and Intersex communities. We also provide training and awareness raising around these issues. Also running the bi-annual Essence Arts Festival.

Services provided for

  1. Black, Asian and Minoritised Ethnicities
  2. Other
  3. People over 50
  4. Trans People/People with gender histories

Key areas of work

  1. Advice/Information
  2. Campaigning/Activism
  3. Counselling
  4. Domestic Abuse
  5. Equal Opportunities/Discrimination
  6. Events
  7. Gender
  8. Harassment
  9. Mental Health
  10. Other
  11. Self-help/Support Group
  12. Sexual Violence
  13. Training
  14. Volunteering

Contact Details

Opening Hours

M-F: 9-5. Out of hours email service

Meeting Times

4th Saturday of the month 2-5

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