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You Build Your Own Family

13th August 2020, Online

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LGBT Foundation are proud to launch our report into LGBT people's experiences of Severe and Multiple Disadvantage, funded by Lankelly Chase.

About this Event

Now more than ever, understanding the ways in which LGBT people experience severe and multiple disadvantage is crucial in creating a fair and equal society for all LGBT people.

This event marks the launch of our report from our research project in 2017, accompanied by a webinar from our Policy and Research team.


11am - 11:10am - Introductions & Why we did "You Build Your Own Family" Paul Martin OBE

11:10am - 11:20am - Experiences of the Core Group - Co-chair Heather Davidson

11:20am - 11:35am - Community Based Research: How we did this research and why it matters Emma Meehan

11:35am - 12:05pm - The 5 Findings: A look at the themes which emerged from the research Michael Petch

12:05pm - 12:15pm BREAK

12:15pm - 12:30pm - Recommendations: What does "You Build Your Own Family" mean for service providers & policy makers Sophie Meagher

12:30pm - 1pm - Q&A session with Paul Martin OBE, Emma Meehan, Michael Petch & Sophie Meagher

This webinar will take place over Zoom. Details of how to access the webinar will be distributed to those who register, and will be shared closer to the date.

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Event Summary:

Date: 13/08/2020
Time: 12:00-12:00

Price per Person: Free