For the LGBTQ+ community, here we have compiled a collection of LGBTQ+ resources to look through whilst you are waiting for a conversation to start.
Albert Kennedy Trust
For: LGBTQ+ young people aged 16-25 in the uk who are facing or experiencing homelessness or living in a hostile environment | Support young people into safe homes and employment, education or training. Self or other referral form | Online advice hub.
Ditch the label - hate crime
For: All ages | Online resource | A resource for information and support regarding hate crime, and how to go about reporting it.
For: Young people under 18 | Website | Informative & Support | Educational Action Challenging Homophobia offers a free helpline for young people experiencing homophobic, biphobic or transphobic bullying or harassment.
For: LGBT community | Online resource | Helpline | Support for LGBT, anti-violence, and trans advocacy service. National LGBT+ Domestic Abuse Helpline runs a trans specific service, staffed by trans members of the team.
Gender fluid and non-binary support (LGBT foundation
For: All ages | LGBT online resource | Information and support for those who identify as non binary or gender fluid.
Coming out- LGBT
For: All Ages | LGBT | Information | Webpage | Stonewall's webpage for advice and support on coming out.
Support for the LGBTQ+ community during lockdown
Switchboard LGBTQ+ helpline share their tips for the LGBTQ+ community coping with lockdown
Talking with your children about sexuality and gender
We share some tips and ideas you can use to help you when talking with your children about sexuality and gender.
Trapped In ‘The Covid Closet’ and texting for support
Shout Volunteer, rugby player and Qmmunity podcast host, Alexis Caught, shares his support for the LGBTQ+ community during lockdown, and gives advice for how parents can support their children during this time.