Brighton Marathon 2020

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This year we have 10 free places for wonderful runners who want to raise money for MindOut. Do something amazing and join our team for this beautiful coastal marathon which celebrates our city and its people and enables us to raise money which goes directly to supporting local LGBTQ people. When:   19.04.2020 Where:  Run for … Read more

Official Statement – MindOut

Official Statement from MindOut

MindOut for the Laughs was a great success this year, with some really wonderful performances from a fantastic line-up. However, some of the material in the acts did not meet our guidelines for performers. We ask all performers to make sure they are not racist, misogynistic, transphobic, biphobic or homophobic, that they honour all of … Read more

Top tips for surviving Pride

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Pride can be a fun-packed time to celebrate with friends and loved ones but it can also make people feel lonely, isolated and unsafe. Here are some tips to help ensure you can participate safely, and take care of your mental health… Check in with yourself and find out how you are feeling about Pride … Read more

Golden Handbags 2019 – We won!

three Mindout staff members and chair of the board accepting the award which is framed

We were absolutely over the moon to be voted as Brighton’s favourite Voluntary Sector Organisation at The Golden Handbags Awards this year! We are grateful to everyone who voted for us. MindOut are passionate about our mission to support the mental health of LGBTQ communities. Also, a big congratulations to our fab supporters, Marine Tavern … Read more

From rock bottom to a Mental Health First Aid England trainer – A personal story by Chris Murray

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It was July 2016 and I was taken to hospital because I was suicidal. I’d struggled with my mental health for 20 years, never fully opening up or receiving the right diagnosis and treatment. I came out age 21 and a few years later moved from the North East to London, part of the reason … Read more

20 years of happy staff at MindOut. What’s their secret?

mindout staff past and present

Happy birthday to us! As one of our many celebrations this year (you have to milk a big birthday right?!) we brought together MindOut staff, old and new, to find out what they love about the UK’s only LGBTQ mental health charity. “MindOut brings people together. All sorts of very different people who are valued … Read more

Personal Safety workshop

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As part as the 50+ wellbeing project activities, we have organized an exciting workshop called ‘Personal Safety’. We have qualified experienced trainers delivering the workshop who will also be able to answer any of your questions that may arise during the workshop.   Refreshments will be provided. The Workshop is FREE. The workshop content is … Read more

MindOut for the Laughs, Weds 31 July

“Another night of polished Pride performance” (Real Brighton) Come to our regular sell-out pre-Pride Cabaret with another amazing line-up… Get your tickets early, as we do expect this to be another sell-out event. Tickets are on sale now: https://www.komedia.co.uk/brighton/arts-cafe-programme/mindout-for-the-laughs-3/   Compered by Spice, and featuring Robert White, Debra Jane Appelby, Hannah Brackenbury, Bethany Black and … Read more