Rainbow Noir, Manchester’s LGBTQI group for people of colour are celebrating their 5th birthday on the 17th and 18th of February with an amazing line up including dance workshops, food, films, discussion space, a drag king workshop and more. Friends, family and allies welcome! Join in the celebrations at LGBT Foundation on the Saturday and The LGBT+ Centre on the Sunday!
Find out more here
We’re thrilled to bring you the LGBT History Month Resource and Education Pack for 2018, in conjunction with Schools OUT UK. We’re also delighted that Stuart Milk, nephew of Harvey, co-founder of Harvey Milk Foundation and international LGBT rights campaigner, has also contributed, by writing the foreword.
This three session pack will help you bring LGBT awareness into your youth groups or classrooms, and could be delivered as part of PSHE, history or geography! This years pack has been quality assured by the PSHE Association:
A very limited number of physical packs have been printed and are available through our shop.As usual, we have also prepared a PowerPoint for introducing LGBT History Month 2018 in your groups, assemblies and tutor times, find it here:
We’d love to know what you think about our LGBT History Month packs and other free termly resources, as well as […]
We’re very pleased to be working again with Action Transport Theatre – a leading, professional young people’s theatre company. In this series of trans awareness training days, we are very excited to be piloting a brand new performance piece which has been especially created with a group of trans and non-binary young people, to take you on a deeper journey into your understanding of working with trans and gender non-conforming young people.
Open to all but heavily subsidised for Cheshire West and Chester professionals:
Friday 23rd February – Police, Youth Offending Team and Community Safety – book here.
Monday 26th February – Primary Schools – book here.
Tuesday 27th February – Secondary Schools – book here.
Thursday 1 March – Professionals who work with young people, including Youth Workers, Social Workers, Mental Health Professionals, School Nurses, etc – book here.
The event flyer can be found […]
The Proud Trust has developed Sexuality aGender v2, an inclusive sexual health package for ALL young people, recommended for ages 13 and up. This toolkit will enable you to engage with young people on topics of sexuality, sexual health and gender identity – available now through our shop.
Also available with a one-day training course, which is heavily subsidised by the Tampon Tax Fund, and is a great opportunity to help young people explore their identities and ask questions in a safe, supportive setting. The next training day is Jan 25th in Kendal, Cumbria and can be booked here.
Please email [email protected] if you have any further questions.
Our Peer Supporters are ready and raring to go! They are a friendly bunch of LGBT+ young people who deliver one-to-one support online, face-to-face, or by phone. We welcome self-referrals and requests from professionals who work with young people.
Intergenerational women’s workshops. Run by women for women
18th January – Assertiveness and confidence
15th February – Sexual pleasure
15th March – Women in politics
At The LGBT+ Centre, Sidney Street, M1 7HB
Workshops are free. You can enjoy homemade vegetarian soup, bread and
drink for £5 from Sidney Street Cafe.
For more information contact [email protected]
Lucy, our Marketing Manager, has put her newly developed skills to good use by creating 20 one-of-a-kind pottery houses! They were sold at the launch of our #30YearsQueer event at the end of November, raising a delightful £55 for The Proud Trust. Did you buy one? If so please take a picture and tweet it using #30YearsQueer
For enquires about our year of celebrations please email [email protected].
Buy our limited edition Christmas cards whilst you can!