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We are a registered charity working across Lancashire (including Blackburn with Darwen and Blackpool) for Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans and Queer or Questioning (LGBTQ+) people.

Our Mission is to support LGBTQ+ people in Lancashire to be happier, healthier and better connected.

Our Vision is that all LGBTQ+ people in Lancashire can be safe and feel a sense of pride and belonging.

OUR VALUES: 

We are inclusive (of all LGBTQ+ people, their families, carers and allies)

We support (LGBTQ+ people, their families, carers and allies to be their authentic selves)

We engage (with organisations to promote and support LGBTQ+ equality and inclusion)

We educate and inform (to promote LGBTQ+ equality and inclusion)

 

Our work includes the following activities:

  • Providing an Information and support service
  • Delivering social and support opportunities for LGBTQ+ people
  • Supporting professionals in organisations to reduce the barriers that LGBTQ+ people experience when accessing services
  • Influencing decision making to ensure that LGBTQ+ people are included in strategies and planning of services
  • Delivering key research projects that underpin the need for policy change
  • Raising awareness of the needs of LGBTQ+ people by delivering training
  • A partnership with Leeds & York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust Gender Identity Service

End of Year Report 2020-21 CLICK HERE FOR OUR 2020-21 REPORT