Lama Rod Owens. Race, Sex & Power: Making the Invisible Visible. Fri 9 Nov.

Lama Rod Ownes

Following Lama Rod’s visit to Brighton in April, BodhiTree’s LGBTQ Meditation Group and MindOut are hosting another evening of discussion and practice with Lama Rod Owens. Lama Rod is one of the leaders of a new generation of Buddhist teachers in the US. As a Black, queer male, he understands our often conflicting identities. He … Read more

World Mental Health Day, Weds 10 Oct

The theme for this year’s World Mental Health Day is ‘Young People and Mental Health’. Young LGBTQ people face particular challenges to their mental health, which leave them especially prone to suffering anxiety, depression and suicidal distress. For example, almost half of trans school and college students in the UK have attempted suicide (Stonewall, School … Read more

Self Care

Self care Is a crucial element of wellbeing and very individual to each one of us…however here are a few ways to take care of ourselves that we know work. Be true to yourself – It’s freeing to be able to live as your true self, especially in the face of adversity – and that … Read more

Responding to the GRA Consultation

Switchboard, MindOut and Allsorts have teamed up to support the Brighton & Hove trans community and allies to help reform the Gender Recognition Act (GRA) and speak up for trans rights. This is a rare and hugely important opportunity for progress on trans rights, but it will only happen if the government sees trans people … Read more

Volunteer for MindOut!

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Volunteer for MindOut!   We are now recruiting for Online Support Workers and Peer Mentors to join our team of LGBTQ volunteers. Our Online Support service offers one-to-one support and information for people all around the UK, and sometimes from around the world. We are open most evenings from around 5.30pm, and offer weekly trans, … Read more