LGBT Resources

LGBT Foundation

The LGBT Foundation aims to secure a safe, healthy and equal future for all LGBT people.

Telephone: 0345 330 3030

Website: lgbt.foundation

View the LGBT Foundation poster

Beat Eating Disorders

One in five gay and bisexual people are estimated to have problems with their weight or eating – this is about four times higher than the general population.

Website: www.beateatingdisorders.org.uk

Hidden Figures: The Impact of the Covid-19 Pandemic on LGBT Communities

For more information on the impact Coronavirus has had on LGBT communities, please read the article on the LGBT foundation website.

Website: www.lgbt.foundation/coronavirus/hiddenfigures

Over the Rainbow

Over the Rainbow is a part social, part support group for young people aged 13 to 25 who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or trans, questioning or unsure of their sexuality or gender identity.

A closed, confidential youth group meets on the first Wednesday of the month.

Telephone: 01744 457242 (ask for Emma)

Website: www.sthelensgateway.info/over-the-rainbow

Screening Information for Trans People

Trans patients and can miss out on important health checks – please ask to see if you’re due a screening and book an appointment to discuss how we can make your screening most comfortable for you.

Find out more about NHS Screening programmes for trans people: PHE Information for trans people