Links to Other Support

We have a few links that may be of interest for other support below.

BME INFORMATION AND SUPPORT

SPARK AND CO

Spark and  Co. is a Community Interest Company that supports people of colour in the UK by providing information, education & opportunity. The web link takes you to their page of resources for BME LGBTQIA+ people.

Bisexual Advice & Support

A web portal for the Bisexual Community

The American Institute of Bisexuality

Gender and Body Politics

How to Be an Ally to People Who Are Bisexual

Trans Support

MINDLINE TRANS +

An emotional and mental health support helpline for anyone identifying as transgender, non-binary, genderfluid…. Also supports family members, friends, colleagues and carers.

TRANZWIKI

A comprehensive directory of non-commercial groups and organisations supporting or assisting trans and gender diverse individuals, their families and friends across the UK.

TRANSUNITE

Searchable directory of UK trans support groups.

Mum of a Trans (or gender queer) kid

Support Blog from a Mum of a Trans (or gender queer) kid

Support for Children of LGBT Parents

Colage – Support for children of Lesbians and Gays everywhere

UK Contact: Anna Carisson

Email: [email protected]

Support for partners and spouses

Straight Partners Anonymous

UK based organisation for heterosexual people who discover or are told that their partner is lesbian, gay, bisexual or trans.

Straight Spouse Network

U.S. based international support organisation that provides personal, confidential support and information to heterosexual spouses/partners.

LGBT Domestic Abuse Support

National LGBT Domestic Abuse Helpline

The only National LGBT Domestic Violence Helpline, providing confidential support to all members of the LGBT communities, their family & friends, and agencies supporting them.
Office: 0845 260 5560 Helpline: 0300 999 5428

Adults & Young People affected by homophobia

EACH (Educational Action Challenging Homophobia)

An award­ winning charity for adults and young people affected by homophobia. it is also a training agency for employers and organisations committed to realising an equal and safe working environment for all.

Links to the NHS Livewell Pages

My Homophobic Bullying Story

Am I Gay, Lesbian or Bisexual?

Legal

Pink Law

The Queen Mary Legal Advice Centre is committed to offering both a welcoming and confidential environment for members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered (LGBT) community when seeking free legal advice.

Mental Health Charities

ELOP

A holistic lesbian and gay mental health charity based in East London, that offers a range of social, emotional and support services to LGBT communities.

Tel: 020 8509 3898

For youth groups or 1:1 support for young people, contact Bernd Halschka at [email protected]

ANNA FREUD NATIONAL CENTRE FOR CHILDREN AND FAMILIES

The Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families is a national charity with empathy for LGBT+ children and their families.

It has produced an excellent resource to support the mental health of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex young people called “LGBTQI+ mental health” which can be downloaded from this page of their website.