The LGBT+ Service Nottinghamshire provides specialist one-to-one, group and counselling services for young people aged 11-
25 and their families across Nottinghamshire. Click here to visit our new website and find out more about our services.
We are a hate crime reporting centre and our staff are trained in supporting people with reporting hate crime incidents and
liaising with the police and victim support. Hate crimes can be reported anonymously and all information provided will be
treated with the strictest of confidence.
Others working with the LGBT+ community:
Outburst (Young people’s LGBT group) - a group for lesbian, gay and bisexual young people up to the age of 25. An
opportunity to meet with other people of a similar age and sexual orientation, and to share common views and to have
some fun. The group meets weekly on Wednesdays at NGY myplace, 29 - 31 Castle Gate, Nottingham. Phone Base 51 on
0115 952 5040 for details
Notts LGBT+ Network - has provided information and support to LGBT people in and around Nottinghamshire since
1975. Information on pubs, clubs, social groups, support groups and services, accommodation, legal issues, police
liaison, TV/TS, AIDS/HIV/safer sex,“coming out”, publications, flatshare/houseshare ... or just someone to talk to.
Switchboard will also provide training on LGB issues for other organisations. New volunteers welcome. Monday to Friday
7-9.30 pm 0115 9348485 – answerphone at other times. Write to: NLGS, 7 Mansfield Road, Nottingham, NG1 3FB or e-
mail email@example.com - website: www.nottslgbt.com
www.nottslgs.org.uk and www.nottslgshistory.btck.com
www.fflag.org.uk – Family and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (FFLAG) is a registered charity dedicated to supporting
parents and their lesbian, gay and bi children. The website also has lots of advice on how to come out to parents.
Stonewall Housing Advice Line- Telephone advice and information for lesbians, gay men, bisexual and transgender
people on homelessness, housing options, harassment and finding accommodation. Also, offer casework and tenancy
support. For details of weekly and monthly outreach drop-in advice sessions please see our website:
www.stonewallhousing.org Phone: 020 7359 5767 advice line
LGBT Derbyshire Friend Support and Advocacy Service - Telephone helpline offering advice, information, listening,
befriending and referrals for gay men, lesbians, bisexuals & trans people. Drop-in and cafe Mon – Fri 10am-1pm. Men’s
group 7.30-9.30pm Thursday, women’s group 7.30-9.30pm Tuesday. Youth forum Saturdays 1.30-5.30pm. Advocacy and
LGBT rights. Sexual health and HIV prevention project offering information, advice, free condoms and lube. Address-
Pavilion LGBT Centre, 2-3 Friary Street, Derby, DE1 1JF Phone01332 349333 helpline Email- firstname.lastname@example.org
Trans 4me - An open group for young people who identify as trans. The group offers a safe a supportive place to explore
gender identity, find out more about trans issues and meet other young people. The group meets every Wednesday
5pm- 7pm at the Health Shop, 12 Broad Street, Hockley, NG1 3AL. For more information contact Sharon O’Love:
07958194768 or the Health Shop: 0115 9475414
Karma Nirvana- Phone or email confidential advice, info and support for all communities and professionals around the
issues of forced marriage, ‘honour’ based violence and LGBT issues. Honour network (freephone) helpline, 08005 999
247 9.30am – 5pm, Monday-Friday, answerphone facility out of hours. Email support via the website or the specific email
address. Address-PO Box 148, Leeds, LS13 9DB Phone- 0800 5 999 247 helpline email@example.com
York Lesbian Line - telephone helpline for lesbians. Advice, information, listening and referrals. Also organise social
events. Phone- 01904 646812
Queer Bulletin (also from http://www.qbnotts.btck.co.uk online and also requested paper versions at a small cost)
Information and resources:
Stonewall - www.stonewall.org.uk Lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans charity. Provides resources and information for the
LGBT+ community and professionals.
Nottinghamshire’s Rainbow Heritage - a local LGBT project providing history and cultural information celebrating LGBT
lives. Email- firstname.lastname@example.org or visit: www.nottsrainbowheritage.org.uk
www.rucomingout.com - A website that has an archive of coming out stories from people of all ages and backgrounds, as
well as tips about coming out and interviews with inspiring LGBT people.
G.U.M. CLINIC NOTTINGHAM GUM Clinic, City Hospital, Hucknall Road. 0115 962 7744
Hate crime reporting:
Reporting a Homophobic Incident in Nottinghamshire If it is an emergency, use 999, otherwise use the Homophobic
Incident reporting line on 101
Stop Hate Crime UK www.stophateuk.org - this organisation is supported by Nottinghamshire Police and by other City
and County Councils.
Police Gay And Bisexual Support Network (Notts) - support network for LGB employees in Nottinghamshire Police.
Confidential non-police mobile number with 24 hour answerphone. 07879 890041
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