Useful links

We will be adding to the list of useful links below. All have been selected for their value in supporting or being directly involved in work and services to support LGB&T equality and/or educational work to promote awareness to broader society of inclusiveness towards our LGB&T communities and LGB&T pride generally, in Dorset and beyond.

Network linked:

Olympics legacy anti-homophobia exhibition projecthttp://www.timeforchange-now.co.uk/

Just A Ball Game?—  the UK’s foremost anti-homophobia and anti-transphobia in football grassroots campaign group.  JBG? works with both grass roots and professional sports groups, organisations , authorities, along with governments, education establishments and trade unions to build on their existing work.  http://justaballgame.co.uk/


General:

Bourne Free: Bournemouth Dorset & Poole’s LGBT Pride organisation, responsible for organising the Bournemouth-based nationally renowned Gay Pride Festival: http://bournefree.co.uk/

Space Youth Project: Dorset’s youth project for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender young people: http://www.spaceyouthproject.co.uk/

Over the Rainbow: Advice, support and information for the Bournemouth Dorset & Poole LGB&T community, with special emphasis on NHS services such as screening, etc.. Based in the heart of Bournemouth’s LGBT quarter, the Triangle. Website

Pan-Dorset LGB&T Health Advisory Group: Created in the late summer of 2015 the group’s work is to engage with pan-Dorset NHS organisations (hospital trusts, the Dorset CCG, DHUFT, etc.) to represent equality and inclusion needs of all sections of our Bournemouth Dorset & Poole LGB&T community — webpage

Compassion in Dying: The Network through ‘Silver Moments’ is very pleased to be working with this important LGBT-friendly bereavement related organisation.  The following link provides valuable information resources for those who have undergone or are experiencing bereavement: Website


Partner & supporting organisations:

Coming soon!

 

Trans / T community:

Sophie Cook — Trans community member and nationally renowned motivational speaker: Sophie is the LGB&T Dorset Equality Network’s first Patron. http://www.sophiecook.me.uk/

Debbie Louise-Cannon — Trans inclusion expert, writer and mentor: http://www.debbiecannon.co.uk/