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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

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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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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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Cheshire

Cheshire

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 voluntary and community sector (VCS) infrastructure could be improved.

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LGB Heritage Project

LGB Heritage Project

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

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Bryn

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This place closed about 2 years ago and has been derelict ever since! There are no gay bars in Morecambe.

Resources

Resources

On this page you can find links to our resources for young people as well as helpful resources that other people have created. 

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Annual reports and accounts

Annual reports and accounts

In this section of our website, you can download our official Annual Reports and Accounts.

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Support for Family and Friends

Support for Family and Friends

Click here to find out what support is out there for friends and family of queer or questioning young people.

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Join the LGB Community Leaders Roadshow 2013/14!

Join the LGB Community Leaders Roadshow 2013/14!

The Lesbian & Gay Foundation (The LGF) is going on the road across Greater Manchester to find out what issues LGB (lesbian, gay and bisexual) people want to have raised at a local level within health and social care and also to encourage volunteers to have their voice heard where they live.

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Let's Talk Positive for World AIDS Day 2013

Let's Talk Positive for World AIDS Day 2013

To mark World AIDS Day, The Lesbian and Gay Foundation (The LGF) are hosting ‘Talk Positive’ on Sunday 1 December - an informal open day and event for gay and bisexual men to talk about what we should be doing in the fight against HIV, how we can break down the stigma surrounding it and what concerns they have about sexual health issues.

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First European HIV Testing Week 2013: The LGF boosts awareness

First European HIV Testing Week 2013: The LGF boosts awareness

The Lesbian and Gay Foundation (The LGF) are hosting a series of additional services over the week, including an all-day rapid HIV Clinic to increase HIV testing among gay and bisexual (GB) men.

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Mental Health

Mental Health

Mental health information for young people.

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Cultural Support

Cultural Support

Cultural support information and websites.

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Useful Websites

Useful Websites

You can find links to a range of services and helpful websites on these pages, they have been arranged by topic to help you navigate to the service that’s right for you!

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Domestic Abuse

Domestic Abuse

Domestic abuse advice and support websites.

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Homelessness

Homelessness

Information on youth LGB&T homelessness.

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Sexual Health

Sexual Health

See these links for sexual health information and places where you can get STI and HIV screenings, free contraception and face-to-face advice.

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Bullying

Bullying

Bullying-related websites for support and advice.

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Drugs and Alcohol

Drugs and Alcohol

Drugs and alcohol support information and organisations.

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Substances, support and seeking help

Substances, support and seeking help

Have you ever accessed support for a drug or alcohol problem? Maybe you have thought about it, but never got so far as making that contact? Perhaps you feel that you are able to manage it yourself, without any support?

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Talking Positive about HIV: David’s story

Talking Positive about HIV: David’s story

The Lesbian & Gay Foundation (The LGF) spoke to David about living as a HIV positive man, how it affects him personally and the importance of raising HIV awareness.

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Thank you for choosing to donate to The LGF!

Thank you for choosing to donate to The LGF!

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Mental health advice for LGB young people

Mental health advice for LGB young people

We all have mental health. Even though we may not really think about it, it is still there. Mental health can affect the way that you act and feel, and the way you think and feel about your life.

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Sexual Orientation Monitoring at the Fairfax Group Practice

Sexual Orientation Monitoring at the Fairfax Group Practice

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