Self Help... Young People

Sexual Health & Relationships

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LGBTQ+

Please see below for details of local and national organisations that provide support for young people who identify as LGBTQ+.

Local Organisations

OUT Youth Group

OutYouth are LGBTQ+ youth groups for 11 to 19 year olds (or up to 25 for those with additional needs) that offer a safe space for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and non-binary young people, or young people who maybe questioning their sexuality or gender identity.

To find out more…

Call: 07774 336616

Email: outyouth@plymouth.gov.uk

Not Alone

Not Alone provides support and advice for transgender and non-binary people aged 16+ in Plymouth. It has been set up to provide a safe place for sharing thoughts and feelings for those who need it. 

You can contact Not Alone here

The Eddystone Trust

Providing HIV services and sexual health services across the South West.

Tel: 0800 328 3508

Your SHIP

Your SHIP are a friendly, non judgemental centre for sexual health and HIV at Derriford Hospital, Plymouth. All tests and treatment are free.

Tel: 01752 431124

The Intercom Trust

The South West lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community group.  Information and confidential help, training, and campaigns with special project to combat homophobic school bullying.

Email: helpline@intercomtrust.org.uk

Helpline: 08456020818  

Proud 2 B

Based in Devon but working across the country, Proud 2 B offer social groups, projects, weekends, Totnes’ first Pride event as well as campaigning and lobbying mentoring, radio shows and much more! Encouraging and supporting all LGBT people to be proud of who they are.

Tel: 0777 347 5485

Email: info@proud2beproject.org

Pride in Plymouth

Is a non-profit community organisation that brings people and groups together to celebrate and promote the diversity that exist within the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans communities in Plymouth. The information, advice and support made available through our events and the pride in Plymouth network with our website as the hub allows us to advance community education so we can work together to eliminate discrimination in relation to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (lgbt) people in Plymouth, the surrounding area and further afield.

Email: info@prideinplymouth.org.uk 

Tel: 07935306029

National Organisations

Galop

Galop is the UK’s only specialist LGBT+ anti-violence charity. 

The National LGBT+ Domestic abuse helpline number is: 0800 999 5428

Email: help@galop.org.uk

Open from 10.00 -17.00 Monday, Tuesdays and Fridays

Wednesday and Thursdays 10.00-20.00

Stonewall

Information and support for LGBT communities and their allies.

Email: info@stonewall.org.uk

Tel: 020 7593 1850

 

This information was updated February 2020 and will be reviewed in September 2020.