Albert Kennedy Trust
AKT supports young LGBT 16-25 year olds who are made homeless or living in a hostile environment.
To ensure that all lesbian, gay, bisexual and Trans young people are able to live in accepting, supportive and caring homes, by providing a range of services to meet the individual needs of those who would otherwise be homeless or living in a hostile environment.
Trans support and awareness. Liaising with other bodies and charities, and also includes carrying out interventions with Transsexual service.
Broken Rainbow UK
Broken Rainbow lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) domestic violence service (UK) is an organisation dedicated to confronting and eliminating domestic violence within and against the LGBT communities.
Cambridgeshire Constabulary LGBT is on Facebook
This is an official Facebook page run by Cambridgeshire Constabulary LGBT Network, managed and maintained by LGBT Officers and Staff.
The Cambridgeshire Constabulary LGBT official community Facebook page regularly posts features, news and advice. Non-emergency 101 – in an emergency always dial 999.
Search for a counsellor or psychotherapist near you.
If you’re in need of support, search our network to be connected with a professional counsellor or psychotherapist.
Education Action Challenging Homophobia (EACH)
EACH is the award-winning charity for adults and young people affected by homophobia and transphobia. It is also a not-for-profit training agency for employers and organisations committed to realising an equal and safe working environment for all regardless of age, sex, ability, ethnicity, faith, gender identity or sexuality.
Families and Friends Lesbians and Gays (FFLAG )
FFLAG is a national voluntary organisation and registered charity. We are dedicated to supporting parents and their lesbian, gay and bisexual daughters and sons.
FFLAG offerS support to local parents groups and contacts, in their efforts to help parents and families understand, accept and support their lesbian, gay and bisexual members with love and pride.
Gender Advisory Bureau
To improve the accessibility to mainstream services for Trans persons by the provision of good quality, cost effective Trans Equalities Training.
Gender Identity Research and Education Society(GIRES)
GIRES combines the expertise of a largely voluntary team of trans and non trans people, which provides a wide range of support for trans people and those who care for them, while ensuring that the charity is robustly governed.
n explanation of more complex terms such as Non-binary, Gender queer, Neutrois, Androgyne, Bigender, Hijra and Two-Spirit
GLAAD amplifies the voice of the LGBT community by empowering real people to share their stories, holding the media accountable for the words and images they present, and helping grassroots organizations communicate effectively. By ensuring that the stories of LGBT people are heard through the media, GLAAD promotes understanding, increases acceptance, and advances equality.
Human Rights Watch
Human Rights Watch defends the rights of people worldwide. We scrupulously investigate abuses, expose the facts widely, and pressure those with power to respect rights and secure justice. Human Rights Watch is an independent, international organization that works as part of a vibrant movement to uphold human dignity and advance the cause of human rights for all.
Are a national membership organisation focusing on the development and support of LGBT groups, projects and organisations; so they can deliver direct services and campaign for individual rights.
Mermaids is a support group originally formed in 1995 by a group of parents who were brought together as a result of their children’s longstanding Gender Identity Issues.
Since February 2011 MORF have been redistributing free binders to Trans men and Trans* masculine people all over the UK and around the world who need them. The free scheme (all you pay is the postage) has so far redistributed over 150 binders and we want to continue giving out as many as possible.
National Trans Police Association
The NTPA exists primarily to provide support to serving and retired Police Officers, Police Staff and Special Constables with any gender identity issue including, but not exclusively, Trans Men, Trans Women, people who identity as ‘Transgender’, Androgyne or Intersex. Also the NTPA will give support to people who identify as Cross Dressers.
Press for Change
Press for Change has been a key lobbying and legal support organisation for Trans people in the UK since it’s formation in 1992.
Supporting lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender children and young people.
The Safe Network provides safeguarding information related to activities outside the home – from after school art clubs to weekend reading groups. So if you’re wondering whether your child or group is safe, read on.
Working for equality and justice for lesbians, gay men and bisexual people.
Stop Hate UK
Stop Hate UK is the leading national organisation working to challenge all forms of Hate Crime and discrimination, based on any aspect of an individual’s identity. Stop Hate UK provides independent, confidential and accessible reporting and support for victims, witnesses and third parties.
Swansea university – anti harassment
Definition and Examples of Harassment : The standard definition for harassment is unwanted conduct on the grounds of race, gender, sexual orientation etc. which has the purpose or effect of either violating the claimant’s dignity, or creating an intimidating, hostile, degrading, humiliating or offensive environment for them.
The Beaumont society
The Beaumont society are the largest and longest established transgender support group in the UK, and have developed a support network which has been at the forefront of the transgender, transvestite, transsexual and cross-dressing community since 1966!
The Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre (CEOP) CEOP works across the UK tackling child sex abuse and providing advice for parents and young people. CEOP works with child protection partners across the UK and overseas to identify the main threats to children and coordinates activity against these threats to bring offenders to account. CEOP protects children from harm online and offline, directly through National Crime Agency led operations and in partnership with local and international agencies.
Think you know
Think you know guide to internet safety and safe surfing for young people developed by CEOP (Child Exploitation and Online Protection).
Find out what’s good, what’s not and what you can do about it. If you look after young people there’s an area for you too – with resources you can use in the classroom or at home. Most importantly, there’s also a place which anyone can use to report if they feel uncomfortable or worried about someone they are chatting to online.
Trans Clothes Swap
Finding clothes as a trans person can be really hard. Sometimes you can’t go shopping with friends or family, sometimes you’re not out, sometimes you don’t have the money. This is a place where transgender people can swap/exchange clothing.