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Foundation broadly welcomes raft of new reforms announced by…

Date Published: 24/07/2017

LGBT Foundation has broadly welcomed the raft of reforms announced by the Government over the weekend to LGBT policy to correct some of the injustices faced by gay, lesbian, bi, trans and intersex people in the UK. 

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Trans People’s Sexual Health: Recommendations for Service …

Date Published: 21/07/2017

In April, LGBT Foundation conducted a survey of trans people experiences of sexual health services with the support of the MAC AIDS Fund. We receive an amazing 317 complete and eligible responses, making it one of the largest surveys of trans people on sexual health ever conducted. This is significant as there is very little research into the sexual health needs and experiences of trans people in England.

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Improving Access to Psychological Therapies for BAME People

Date Published: 21/07/2017

Since January, LGBT Foundation have been working with the Greater Manchester and East Cheshire Strategic Clinical Network and Survivors Manchester, to deliver a range of workshops with BAME (Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic) communities from across Greater Manchester. Together we explored how IAPT (Improving Access to Psychological Therapies) services can be improved for BAME people to tackle inequalities in experiencing mental ill health.

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Lesbian and Bisexual Women: want to do something positive fo…

Date Published: 19/07/2017

Lesbian and Bisexual Women: want to do something positive for your community?

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***Volunteering Opportunities: inclusion work with BAME, tra…

Date Published: 19/07/2017

***Volunteering Opportunities: inclusion work with BAME, trans, and older lesbian and bisexual women***

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Calling all lesbian and bi women who are BAME, trans and/or …

Date Published: 17/07/2017

BAME, trans and/or older (50+) lesbian and bi women: get in touch!

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We Need You: Pride in Practice Health Engagement Volunteer

Date Published: 26/06/2017

LGBT Foundation’s Pride in Practice team are looking for a volunteer to help on a cervical screening project, contacting lesbian and bisexual women in Trafford about attending cervical screenings.

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Action Plan highlights key steps to stronger LGBT inclusion …

Date Published: 22/06/2017

Greater Manchester’s LGBT Foundation has launched an Action Plan highlighting the key priorities that need to be addressed by organisations across the region to benefit its LGBT communities. 

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GP champions LGBT inclusion with Pride in Practice

Date Published: 20/06/2017

Bedford House Medical Centre in Tameside has received a Gold award for excellence in LGBT healthcare. The award is particularly poignant as one of  the practices GPs is the stepfather of Martyn Hett who was among the 22 people killed in the bombing at Manchester Arena on May 22.

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Foundation Trustee made MBE in Queen’s Birthday Honours

Date Published: 19/06/2017

LGBT Foundation Trustee, Glyn Jenkins has been made an MBE in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list for services to the community in Greater Manchester.

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