LGBT+ Support


Stonewall Scotland | Acceptance without exception

www.stonewallscotland.org.uk

Support, advice and resources

Search for organisations and groups in your local area or call 0800502020

Tweet @stonewallukinfo with any questions

 

LGBT Youth Scotland 01415527425

https://www.lgbtyouth.org.uk

provides quality youth work to LGBTI young people and works in partnership for LGBTI equality and human rights.

Online one to one support through Live caht. Information and support for LGBT people and their families, friends and supporters. 03001232523

Switchboard for free and confidential support 03003300630

 

The mix’ free confidential helpline 08088084994

 

RUcomingout.com – support and advice if you are questioning your sexuality

 

Information and support on Mental Health issues:

PACE

www.pacehealth.og.uk/pace-youth

Samaritams www.samaritans.org.uk 08457909090 or email jo@samaritans.0rg

Breathing Space 08008084994

www.AyeMind.com support services and digital tools to help

 

Childline

www.childline.org.uk 08001111

 

Information for parents and carers:

Mermaids www.mermaidsuk.org.uk Support and Advice for those who are Trans

Parentline Scotland 08000282223

Parents enquiry Scotland 01414273897

 

Information on Online safety:

Research has found that one of the most positive aspects of being online for LGBT+ young people is the opportunity to connect with like-minded people and access specialist support.

It includes advice on:

What to consider when meeting someone new online

Where to get trustworthy advice on LGBT+ and sexual health issues

What to do if they are worried about someone they've met online

https://thinkuknow.us13.list-manage.com/track/click?u=2ae276529dabe14cecc1d261e&id=a5694107cf&e=622b929079

 

www.ceop.police.uk/safety-centre

 

Local Support

LGBT group Duncanrig Secondary: contact Ms Seivwright gw07seivwrightzoey@glow.sch.uk

 

Facebook: @prideEK for local events

 

Universal Connections 01355221829 for young people and friends aged 12-24 www.facebook.com/thekeyyouthcentre (Every Wednesday)