Links to LGBTQ websites

LGBT Stonewall: Leading LGBT Charity in the UK offers support and information to all. Education Action Challenge Homophobia they run ACTIONLINE 0808 1000 143 for supporting with incidences of homophobic or transphobic bullying anywhere in England. The Terence Higgins Trust: For everyone living with or affected by HIV, as well as those in the LGBT community Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays: A national voluntary organisation and registered charity dedicated to supporting parents and their lesbian, gay and bisexual daughters and sons Bristol Families and Friends: A support group for families and friends of lesbians, gay men and bisexuals



Gender  An easy to follow illustrative guide to the gender spectrum The Gender Trust: Supports all those affected by gender identity issues Gendered Intelligence: Helps to understands gender diversity in creative ways Gires: Gender Identity Research and Education Society: Information for trans people, their families and the professionals who care for them Mermaids: Family and individual support for teenagers and children with gender identity issues and Both the Beaumont Trust and the Beaumont Society are charitable organisations that provide educational resources about Gender Dysphoria, Transgender issues and related matters.  They also offer support to those affected by the issues they raise. Non Binary: South West: A support group for people based in the South West of England who identify beyond binary gender. They offer an online forum


Other services and partners

Freedom (LGBTQ) (Bristol Off the Record) – a young person-led project offering fun and informal activities and events, campaigning and specialist one-to-one and group support, including counselling.

2BU – Somerset youth support for LGBT+ young people.

Space Youth Project (Dorset) – an organisation supporting LGBT+ young people in Dorset that offers many services, including group and one-to-one support for young people, education and training for professionals, and workshops and assemblies for schools


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