Below are links to past STA publications. You can find links to more downloadable documents, including those not produced by the STA, here
|Changing for the Better|
A joint project of the Scottish Transgender Alliance and Stonewall Scotland providing guidance for promoting trans-friendly and inclusive workplaces. Includes advice on compliance with the Equality Act 2010.
|Gender identity: An introductory guide for trade union reps supporting trans members|
Joint project of the Scottish Transgender Alliance and UNISON public service employees’ union. It offers guidance for union representatives in understanding transgender employees and their rights, with assistance for effectively representing them with the employer.
|Scottish Trans Health Conference Report|
Report of the Nov 2012 Scottish Trans Health Conference. The report provides a summary of the conference discussions on the way forward for improving access to health services for trans people in Scotland.
|STA Trans Justice Guide|
A guide to your legal rights as a trans person in Scotland and what you can do if you experience discrimination. Also includes practical information on how to change your name and gender on identity documents.
|Trans Mental Health Study 2012|
A research report representing the largest survey of its kind in Europe, providing groundbreaking data on trans people’s mental health needs and experiences, explored in the context of daily life, social/support mechanisms and when accessing healthcare and mental health services. Produced through a partnership of The Scottish Transgender Alliance, the Trans Resource and Empowerment Centre (TREC), Traverse, Sheffield Hallam University, and TransBareAll.
| Out of sight, out of mind?: Transgender People’s Experiences of Domestic Abuse|
2010 research report on transgender people’s experiences of domestic abuse, coauthored by the Scottish Transgender Alliance and LGBT Youth Scotland.
|Transgender Equality Monitoring|
STA guidance for organisations on monitoring transgender staff or service users — February 2009
|Transgender Experiences in Scotland – Research Summary|
Key research findings of the Scottish Transgender Alliance survey of transgender people living in Scotland — March 2008