News & Events

GRA consultation event

Monday 24th September 4.30-6.30 at the Community Base Conference Room •                    Come and get help with filling out the consultation on the Gender Recognition Act and help reform the law around trans peoples’ rights to self-identification •                    Bring a laptop, tablet or computer. We also have paper copies available. •                    We need trans people AND ... Read more
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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
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My MindOut – Theodocia

A friend told me about MindOut as she was attending meetings at the Clare Project and at the time I was finding things difficult, being a foreigner in the UK and not knowing what to do. I was homeless and sofa surfing and then became a resident in the Buddhist Centre for a short while. ... Read more
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Volunteer for MindOut!

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
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New MindOut Tshirts are here!

We’ve got two brand new Tshirts, just in time for Pride. Come see us in the Community Village at Preston Park after the parade, or at Queer Takeover in the Old Stein Pleasure Gardens! Only £15 to look as smashing as Lorraine Bowen. If you’d rather, you can also purchase them from our website here.
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LGBTQ+ Mental Health Hero of the Week: Davey Shields

Davey Shields is the creator of the MenTalkHealth podcast, a show where he talks with co-host Damien and a variety of guests about mental health issues. His openness and honesty about his own struggles, and successes, with mental health issues inspire others to similarly open up. Not only does this help the individual sharing, but ... Read more
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LGBTQ+ Mental Health Hero of the Week: Ellis

  Ellis is one of the staff members here at MindOut who has been doing lots of amazing work. He helps facilitate the Trans, Non Binary, and BAME groups, as well as providing one-to-one support for clients. Recently, he has been working with Jalil, who gave us permission to share his story. ‘We have seen ... Read more
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Interview with a MindOut Trustee: George Eastman

We wanted to say a big thank you to one of our outstanding trustees: George Eastman. George, trustee since September 2017 & current treasurer, sat down with our volunteer social media and content writer, Kaj Jensen, to answer a few questions about being involved on the board for MindOut. Q: Have you volunteered or worked ... Read more
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