Policy & Research

POTP Briefing sheet for commissioners

We recommend six actions for commissioners and policy makers to tackle the problematic substance use of LGB people.

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POTP Briefing sheet for GPs

Part of the Picture found that of all the professional services, LGB people were most likely to seek help from their GP. We recommend five actions for GPs to tackle the problematic substance use of LGB people.

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POTP Briefing sheet for Researchers

Based on these findings, we recommend five actions for researchers to tackle the problematic substance use of LGB people.

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POTP Briefing sheet for Service Providers

Based on these findings, we recommend six actions for drug and alcohol service providers to tackle the problematic substance use of LGB people.

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POTP Briefing sheet for VCS

Based on these findings, we recommend five actions for the LGB&T voluntary and community sector to tackle the problematic substance use of LGB people.

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POTP Case studies: accessing help

The nine case studies in this document are presented as a part of the data collected during Part of the Picture.

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Sexual Orientation Monitoring Guide

Everything you always wanted to know about sexual orientation monitoring... but were afraid to ask, aims to encourage public sector organisations to take the lead in implementing sexual orientation monitoring.

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Proud to be Safer - The Condom Report

Our report on the impact of the free condom and lube distribution scheme (CLDS) in Greater Manchester over the last 16 years.

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Transforming Cheshire East for LGB&T People 2013

In October 2013 we worked together with ASK and CVS Cheshire East to explore the local LGB&T community to find out what it’s like to be lesbian, gay, bisexual and/or trans in Cheshire East and how local VCS infrastructure could be improved.

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Unlocking a Hidden History

A Researcher’s Guide to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans Historical Sources in Manchester.

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