TransFamily Statement of Values 

Emotional Safety

A safe and supportive environment with compassionate and like-minded people. Confidentiality
and safeguarding the privacy
of ourselves and loved ones.

Support for family, partners,
friends and loved ones of trans
& gender diverse people.

Inclusiveness

An embracing community
where diversity is valued.

Connection with others
on a similar journey. 

Sharing and learning from
common experiences. 

Respect

Honour each other’s
background and story.

Commitment and accountability
to each other.

Integrity

Honesty in our
communication and behaviour.

Transparency in our actions.

Compassion

Sensitivity to each other’s
pain and suffering.

Empathy and understanding
of supporting a trans person.

Caring for the welfare of each other.

Empowerment

Awareness, education
and advocacy for a just society.

Encouragement to be
courageous, brave and bold
in our respective journey.

Be creative and imaginative
as we too ‘transition’. 


Acknowledgement of Country

We acknowledge the Wurundjeri, Boonwurrung, Taungurong, Dja Dja Wurrung, and Wathaurung peoples of the Kulin Nation as Australia’s First People and Traditional Custodians of the land where we work.