New Government Action Plan Pledges to Improve the Lives of LGBT People


On Tuesday 3 July, the Government Equalities Office published the LGBT Action Plan: Improving the Lives of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender People. action plan responds to the largest national survey of LGBT people in the world government to end conversion therapy as survey shows 2% of respondents have undergone conversion therapy, and a further … Read more

Spotlight on Minority Stress: Elaine’s Story

Two white women smile at the camera in a tea room. One woman is in a wheelchair.

Elaine recently shared what it has been like for her to be a lesbian, disabled, and suffer from mental health difficulties. ‘I’ve suffered from poor mental health most of my life and it’s only recently that I have had support. For years I lived a lie for fear of rejection from family and society.  After … Read more

LGBTQ+ Mental Health Hero of the Week: Curtis Scott

curtis scott performing for mindout in brighton

This week’s LGBTQ+ Health Hero is Curtis Scott. Curtis, and his classmates Jess, Lou, Ruth, Ellie, organised a spectacular event called MindOut for Music. This event was part of their final coursework at the University of Brighton. They arranged a fantastic lineup of local musicians to perform, and publicised the event. All the profits from … Read more