This is the stream of consciousness where there is a streaming list of updates from twitter and comments from the site.
Pride in Practice
Pride in Practiceis a quality assurance service that strengthens and develops your relationship with your lesbian, gay and bisexual patients within your local community. Endorsed by The Royal College of GP’s, Pride in Practice is a support package that enables you to effectively meet the needs of your lesbian, gay and bisexual patients. It will also support you in meeting the requirements of your Clinical Commissioning Group, the Care Quality Commission and other bodies that you work with.
- 08:31 AM Oct 16thviaLGF Website
The LGF calls for schools to end LGBT Hate Crime
The Lesbian & Gay Foundation (The LGF) are raising awareness of lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans* (LGBT) Hate Crime by calling for all professionals working in education and with young people to join them in their commitment and fight to end LGBT Hate Crime and discrimination.
- 21:39 PM Oct 13thviaLGF Website
- 12:05 PM Oct 13thviaLGF Website
Sexual health quickies
‘LGF Quickies’ are short videos presented by staff from The LGF. The aim is to give you important sexual health messages in a quick and entertaining way, and (hopefully!) for you to share them with your friends.
- 12:03 PM Oct 13thviaLGF Website
Our work in Rochdale with LGBT people
- 11:56 AM Oct 13thviaLGF Website
Homo Heroes Awards 2014 - Your winners!
Introducing the Barclays Straight Ally Award, this year's Homo Heroes Awards received almost 400 nominations across 9 categories, and then went on to receive over 7000 individual votes from across the UK and beyond!
- 10:54 AM Oct 13thviaLGF Website
Homo Heroes Awards
- 10:53 AM Oct 13thviaLGF Website
The fight for what’s right: Why Sex & Relationship Education should be mandatory in all schools
The Lesbian & Gay Foundation (The LGF) are currently supporting the nationwide campaign ‘SRE- It’s my right’ which aims to get compulsory same-sex Sex and Relationship Education (SRE) in all English schools. Claudia Carvell explains why this is so important...
- 18:16 PM Oct 10thviaLGF Website
Manchester Cathedral comes OUT! to support LGBT community
Manchester Cathedral are hosting a special service on 14th October 2014 to focus on including lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) people as part of the local community, while also celebrating Manchester's rich LGBT heritage.
- 13:53 PM Oct 10thviaLGF Website
Increasing HIV diagnoses in gay/bi men and over 50s
- 12:40 PM Oct 10thviaLGF Website
Our volunteering opportunities
- 15:08 PM Oct 9thviaLGF Website
Amiable Warriors: The Campaign for Homosexual Equality
Volume 1 of the official history of The Campaign for Homosexual Equality celebrating half a century since the birth of the modern LGBT rights movement in Manchester in 1964 is soon to be published and we have an exclusive extract to share called ‘The Battle for Burnley’.
- 15:00 PM Oct 9thviaLGF Website
Chat with The LGF for Coming Out Day!
To mark Coming Out Day on 11th October, The LGF are hosting two live Q&A web chats about coming out on 10th October 7-9pm and on 11th October 2-4pm. This will be an opportunity to get free non-judgemental advice, ask questions and meet others.
- 15:42 PM Oct 6thviaLGF Website
The LGF marks 50 years of the modern LGBT rights movement
- 17:05 PM Oct 3rdviaLGF Website
- 16:16 PM Oct 1stviaLGF Website
Bishop of Manchester celebrates 50 Years of LGBT History
- 13:00 PM Sep 29thviaLGF Website
Keeping safe when on a night out
- 10:44 AM Sep 26thviaLGF Website
Homo Heroes Voting
- 15:06 PM Sep 25thviaLGF Website
Volunteering at The LGF
- 11:23 AM Sep 24thviaLGF Website
The LGF supports the call for same-sex SRE to be statutory in all English schools
A coalition of LGBTI (Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex) organisations and campaigners have written an open letter to political leaders in the UK, highlighting the urgent need to make Sex and Relationship Education (SRE) statutory in all schools – as well as appropriate for LGBTI young people.
- 15:31 PM Sep 17thviaLGF Website
The LGF Drugs Clinic: FAQs
- 13:08 PM Sep 9thviaLGF Website
Woodlands Medical Centre strikes GOLD
- 09:54 AM Sep 4thviaLGF Website
We ❤ groups
- 16:44 PM Sep 3rdviaLGF Website
LGB&T inclusion in Manchester older people’s services
The Lesbian & Gay Foundation (LGF), supported by Manchester City Council Equalities Fund, is exploring how older people’s services in Manchester meet the needs of older lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) people in the city.
- 15:50 PM Aug 29thviaLGF Website
Building Health Partnerships
Building Health Partnerships is a national programme designed by NHS England to improve health outcomes through supporting the development of partnerships between Clinical Commissioning Groups and voluntary, community and social enterprise organisations.
- 14:54 PM Aug 27thviaLGF Website
The LGF Chilly Nipple Ice Bucket Challenge!
- 14:49 PM Aug 27thviaLGF Website
Great idea :)
- 12:05 PM Aug 27thviaLGF
Our condom and lube distribution scheme
Since 1994, The Lesbian & Gay Foundation has been providing free Condoms and Lube (as well as information regarding correct condom use, STI and HIV prevention) across Greater Manchester for gay and bisexual men. The Condom and Lube Safer Sex Scheme, originated by Healthy Gay Manchester and continued after the amalgamation of HGM and Manchester Lesbian & Gay Switchboard in 2000, is one of the longest running and highly regarded of its kind, with over 500,000 individual condoms and 500,000 sachets of water based lube distributed every year.
- 16:15 PM Aug 21stviaLGF Website
During Manchester Pride’s Big Weekend, The LGF will open the doors of its Community Resource Centre on Richmond Street to the thousands of people attending Manchester Pride and offer something that no other Pride event can - a space to refresh, recharge, and reconnect.
- 14:28 PM Aug 21stviaLGF Website
Older & Bolder
- 11:47 AM Aug 21stviaLGF Website