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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Statement

The Proud Trust is now operating digitally, as we make significant changes to how we operate in this time of international concern.

All youth groups and 1-1s (face-to-face contact) are not running in their usual venues and are being delivered virtually instead.

Our LGBT Centre is closed, and our training is being postponed or moving virtual.

Youth workers will be sending out Google Hangout links for our group work and 1-1 support. Please contact us if you have any questions.

We are still here for you and all LGBT+ young people.

Please share this with young people or colleagues where relevant.

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Ali Hanbury – LGBT+ Centre Manager

Ali manages the LGBT+ Centre in Manchester and delivers the nationally recognised LGBT+ inclusive programme, Sexuality aGender. She is a professionally qualified youth and community worker and has been working in local authority and charity settings since 2006. As a working-class, Welsh lesbian, she is proud to have gained a Master’s Degree in Education and Society from Manchester Metropolitan University, and a PhD in Sociology from Lancaster University. She continues to collaborate with Universities through research projects and publications, most recently working as an advisor to a NIHR-funded project looking at LGBTQ+ young people’s mental health (2019-2022).  

 

Ali’s expertise covers:

  • Academic research
  • Feminism
  • Youth work
  • RSE
  • Capital developments
  • Building management
  • Collaborate working

 

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