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Fundraise for us

Fundraise for us

As a registered charity we need your support to enable us to continue to deliver services and achieve our mission of ending homophobia and empowering people.

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Pride in Practice

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.

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Poppers

Poppers

‘Poppers’ is the street name for a range of chemical compounds belonging to the ‘alkyl nitrite’ family, and are one of the most common recreational drugs.

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Get informed! - Poppers

Get informed! - Poppers

‘Poppers’ is the street name for a range of chemical compounds belonging to the ‘alkyl nitrite’ family, and are one of the most common recreational drugs. 

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Depressants

Depressants

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Helpline and email advice

Helpline and email advice

We all need information and support from a friend in the know and LGF's Helpline Service provides thousands of hours of advice and support to thousands of people every year.

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Befrienders

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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Be part of The LGF in 2014

Be part of The LGF in 2014

We’ve got a lot to look forward to in 2014 and there are lots of ways that you can get involved with The Lesbian & Gay Foundation too!

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Anonymous

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My trust with Bodey is not with one single GP or nurse but in the practice as a whole. I’ll see any GP or nurse because I know I’ll get good care.

Transform Manchester mental health services: We want to hear from you!

Transform Manchester mental health services: We want to hear from you!

The Lesbian & Gay Foundation (The LGF) wants to hear your opinions and experiences on how you want to shape the future of mental health services in Manchester.

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Gold, silver and bronze win for The LGF in the Co-op Respect ‘Loved by You’ Awards 2013!

Gold, silver and bronze win for The LGF in the Co-op Respect ‘Loved by You’ Awards 2013!

The Lesbian & Gay Foundation (The LGF) is the proud winner of three awards in the Respect ‘Loved by You’ Awards 2013, announced the Co-operative Respect Network today.

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The LGF DOUBLES fundraising efforts for Christmas

The LGF DOUBLES fundraising efforts for Christmas

During December, every donation received by The Lesbian & Gay Foundation (The LGF) through The Big Give Christmas dashboard will be doubled!

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Register

Register

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Down for maintenance

Down for maintenance

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Policy Briefings and Fact Sheets

Policy Briefings and Fact Sheets

A selection of policy briefings prepared by The Lesbian & Gay Foundation.

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The LGF’s testing services over Christmas

The LGF’s testing services over Christmas

If you want to access sexual health clinics over Christmas then please be advised that the usual full STI LGF clinics that would have been on 24 and 31 December will not be operating and there will also be no rapid HIV testing clinic on Wednesday 25 December or Wednesday 1 January. 

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Photo Credits

Photo Credits

Thanks to the people listed below for contributing images to The Lesbian & Gay Foundation.

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Save the date! Britain’s first same-sex marriages set for March

Save the date! Britain’s first same-sex marriages set for March

The first same-sex weddings in England and Wales will take place on Saturday 29 March 2014, announced Women and Equalities Minister Maria Miller. 

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Additional services information for health professionals

Additional services information for health professionals

As a registered practice you have access to your account manager to support you and provide information and advice on any lesbian, gay or bisexual issue.

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Award criteria

Award criteria

All Pride in Practice awarded surgeries will now complete the self assessment and submit supporting documentation before being awarded.

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