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This page is currently being updated with selected consultation responses from The Lesbian & Gay Foundation.
- 11:47 AM Aug 18thviaLGBT Foundation
LGBT Foundation is planning to respond to the following consultations. We would encourage LGBT people and groups to take part, please click on the links provided to find out how to take part. If you would like any help or support taking part in consultations please contact Heather Williams on 0845 3 30 30 30 or email heather.williams@lgbt,foundation
- 11:44 AM Aug 18thviaLGBT Foundation
LGBT Foundation, together with community based HIV prevention agencies from across England, have developed a joint statement on Pre – Exposure Prophylaxis.
- 15:08 PM Aug 14thviaLGBT Foundation
What is HIV?
You might not think it affects you - or maybe you just don't want to talk about it.
- 12:28 PM Aug 14thviaLGBT Foundation
Affected by sexual violence
This section is for people who have been affected by sexual violation.
- 15:21 PM Aug 13thviaLGBT Foundation
- 15:05 PM Aug 10thviaLGBT Foundation
It starts with me
It’s all about you. You are the key to stopping HIV in your own life and in your community.
- 13:22 PM Aug 7thviaLGBT Foundation
All Pride in Practice awarded surgeries will now complete the self assessment and submit supporting documentation before being awarded.
- 10:44 AM Aug 5thviaLGBT Foundation
Information for LGBT people who are parents or parents-to-be.
- 17:31 PM Aug 3rdviaLGBT Foundation
Routes to parenthood: information for trans prospective parents
Information on routes to parenthood for trans people.
- 17:03 PM Aug 3rdviaLGBT Foundation
Hear from awarded GPs
We asked some questions to a selection of the GP surgeries who are part of our 'Pride in Practice' scheme.
- 09:58 AM Jul 30thviaLGBT Foundation
Free the nipple! Do we need a campaign about bare breasts?
Claudia Carvell explores the reasons and contradictions behind the 'Free the Nipple' campaign.
- 16:14 PM Jul 23rdviaLGBT Foundation
- Other groups we support
As well as having our own programme of support groups, the LGBT Foundation also support a few more! These groups are all run separately, but they use the LGBT Foundtion building for groups and events.
- 13:20 PM Jul 17thviaLGBT Foundation
Tackling Hate Crime: Heywood,Middleton & Rochdale
Evidence suggests around 35,000 cases of hate crime committed against people because of their sexual orientation go unreported every year nationally.This is something that Adrian Palmer, Heywood, Middleton & Rochdale's LGBT Community Development Worker knows only too well.
- 11:02 AM Jul 15thviaLGBT Foundation
Are you an LGBT resident of Bolton? We want to hear from you!
LGBT Bolton Residents – Share your thoughts at our focus groups and earn £15 shopping vouchers!
- 19:22 PM Jul 14thviaLGBT Foundation
Big Lottery funding to improve the health and wellbeing of trans people
LGBT Foundation are excited to announce that we are being awarded funding from Reaching Communities through the Big Lottery Fund to support our ongoing partnership work around improving the health and wellbeing of trans people over the next four years.
- 15:42 PM Jul 14thviaLGBT Foundation
Groups at LGBT Foundation
Here at The Lesbian & Gay Foundation we have a number of groups covering a wide section of the LGB&T community who meet at our Community Resource Centre on Richmond Street in Manchester. We provide a safe and comfortable environment for people who may feel isolated, coming out or are new to the area, and some groups offer a social environment for people who want to avoid bars and clubs.
- 15:13 PM Jul 14thviaLGBT Foundation
Imaan is a support group for LGBT Muslims. 1st Friday of the month, 7:30-9:30pm.
- 11:55 AM Jul 13thviaLGBT Foundation
Friendly and confidential support, for adults with learning difficulties who want to feel safe and happy to talk about being gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender.
- 15:31 PM Jul 8thviaLGBT Foundation
OUT With Prostate Cancer
When: the first Saturday of each month from 2pm - 4pm . A social and support group for gay and bisexual men affected by prostate cancer, prostate related issues and other male cancers.
- 15:27 PM Jul 8thviaLGBT Foundation
When: Every Wednesday, 8pm - 9.30pm Icebreakers is a self-help group which caters for gay and bisexual men who are coming out, coming out of a relationship, feeling isolated or who are new to Manchester.
- 17:06 PM Jul 7thviaLGBT Foundation
When: first Tuesday of the month, 7.30pm - 9pm An autonomous support group for bisexual people over the age of 18.
- 16:53 PM Jul 7thviaLGBT Foundation
Bloomers is The LGBT Foundation's social group for older women. The group is held on the 1st and the 3rd Tuesday of the month, 1pm to 3pm.
- 16:48 PM Jul 7thviaLGBT Foundation
When: Second and fourth Tuesday of the month, 7.30pm - 9pm Stepping Stones is an informal peer support group for women who identify as lesbian, bisexual or who are exploring their sexuality.
- 16:26 PM Jul 7thviaLGBT Foundation
When: First and third Tuesday of the month, 7.30pm - 9pm Carousel is a relaxed social group for lesbian and bisexual women.
- 16:21 PM Jul 7thviaLGBT Foundation
Older & Bolder
When: second and fourth Thursday of the month, 7.30pm - 9pm
- 16:07 PM Jul 7thviaLGBT Foundation
Younger Men's Group
The Younger Men’s Group is a new group, which is aimed at gay, bisexual or questioning men between the ages of 18 to 25.
- 16:06 PM Jul 7thviaLGBT Foundation
Our condom and lube distribution scheme
Since 1994, LGBT Foundation has been providing free Condoms and Lube (as well as information regarding correct condom use, STI and HIV prevention) across Greater Manchester for gay and bisexual men.
- 15:53 PM Jul 7thviaLGBT Foundation
For Young People
If you are struggling with your identity, questioning your sexuality or perhaps not feeling at your best it is important to seek help and support to help you deal with and manage your feelings.
- 15:21 PM Jul 7thviaLGBT Foundation
The correct url for Kings College NHS Health Centre is: www.kingscollegenhshealthcentre.com
- 00:31 AM Jul 4thviaLGF