New support service for LGBT+ young people in Newcastle

We are very excited to be able to provide support for 11 to 25 years in Newcastle . We were awarded funding by ‘the Newcastle Fund ‘ to carry out 12 month work which includes:

  • LGBTQ groups  peer support
  • Gender Identity peer support
  • Workshops
  • Family support
  • one to one support
  • advice

Billijean Summerbell LGBT Northeast Projects Leader  says: “This project has already got off to a flying start and is providing much needed support for young people aged 11 to 25 years in the Newcastle area.

“LGBT+ support is vital for  a percentage young people and we are proud to be able to provide this and that the Newcastle Fund has funded us for 12 months.”