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Welcome to your Pride in Practice Compendium

Pride in Practice is a quality assurance support service that strengthens ans develops your relationship with your lesbian, gya and bisexual patients within your local community. 

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Our runs in detail

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Running for the LGF!

We have places in some of the biggest events in 2015!

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Befrienders

Sometimes we can have all the will in the world to get up and try new things and meet different people, but it’s often our confidence that holds us back…

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Mens Workshops

The Lesbian & Gay Foundation are running a series of workshops covering many aspects of modern life.

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For women

The Lesbian & Gay Foundation provide a wide range of services for women!

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Our volunteering opportunities

Please keep checking this area of our website to find out more about our latest opportunities to get involved as a volunteer. 

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Volunteering as a counsellor

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Benefits of counselling

Talking provides an opportunity to discuss your feelings and other things you may not have previously discussed with anyone.

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New Resource:Supporting LGBT Young People in Care

The Lesbian & Gay Foundation and Three Circles Fostering have been working together with care leavers to develop a new resource for foster carers and residential care staff to promote the well­being of lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) young people in care.

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Counselling FAQ

If you are considering counselling, there may be a lot of questions you would like answers to.

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The Adult Social Care Outcomes Framework LGBT Companion Document

The Adult Social Care Outcomes Framework is the Department of Health’s key tool for measuring the progress of the adult social care system, supporting understanding of the outcomes and experiences of people who use care and support, and carers.

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Jobs

Have a look here to see what opportunities are currently available at The Lesbian & Gay Foundation.

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Volunteer with the LGF

In this section we talk about our volunteer opportunities and how you can get involved!

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LGF counselling service

The LGF has been providing a counselling service to the LGBT community of the North West for well over a decade. We currently offer traditional talking therapies and relationship therapy.

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Out with Prostate Cancer: Focusing on Gay And Bi Men & Transwomen Affected By Prostate Cancer

The 1st ever  National Prostate Cancer Conference focused on gay and bisexual men and transwomen will take place on Saturday 14th March 2015 at The Lesbian & Gay Foundation (LGF). The event is funded by Prostate Cancer  and run by Manchester’s LGF and London’s METRO Centre. 

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rebecca

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I found this event totally 100% inspiratiinal and motivational. I as gay 17 yr old only came out to my parents in november last year however we have issues still because my dad doesnt accept me being ...

joe

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Nice one guys

Volunteers talk about their experiences

Our volunteers contribute their skills in a variety of ways, and sometimes we even can create a role to match someone’s area of expertise.

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Benefits of volunteering with the LGF

There are so many reasons to volunteer. Volunteering can help you develop your personal skills and enhance your CV.

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Information for men who have been affected by sexual violence

This section is for gay and bisexual men who have been affected by sexual violation. We will shortly be publishing two new pages aimed at people who have been affected by these issues; one for lesbian and bisexual women and another for trans* people. 

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Information & Advice

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Get support

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The LGBT Public Health Outcomes Framework Companion Document

The Public Health Outcomes Framework (PHOF) published by Public Health England is based on national data collected through NHS monitoring and national surveys.

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Research into LGB needs and experiences

Welcome to our summary reports page, where you can access the key findings from The Lesbian & Gay Foundation’s “I Exist” survey for lesbian, gay and bisexual people living in the UK.

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Manchester Community Safety

Community Safety: the state of the city for Manchester’s LGB communities (2014) brings together the available evidence on LGB people’s community safety needs and experiences in Manchester.

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Part of the Picture - LGB people's drug and alcohol use in England

The Part of the Picture (POTP) research project was a five-year partnership between The Lesbian & Gay Foundation (LGF) and the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan), funded by the Big Lottery Fund's research programme between 2009-2014.

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LGB&T Strategy 2009

‘Breaking the Cycle’ represents a significant milestone in the development of the North West’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans sector.

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LGB Heritage Project

News, discussions and events around our history, get involved and come along!

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