BeLonG To are asking you to complete a survey, as they really want to understand what life is like for LGBTI+ youth in lockdown, so they can best support youth needs at this time. Can you help spread the word about their survey ‘LGBTI+ Life in Lockdown’? The survey is for LGBTI+ young people, between […]
BeLonG To’s Queerantine Quiz is back by popular demand this Sunday at 8pm – and this time they’ve got a dress code! The fabulous Bunny O’Hare will be gracing your screens with her presence again as your host. It’s €10 a screen/person, and all proceeds will go towards supporting BeLonG To’s work with LGBTI+ young […]
BeLonG To’s Youth Work Team are working tirelessly – offering one-to-one sessions over phone, email and text for LGBTI+ young people who are facing increased levels of anxiety and stress. They are now offering another support service and moving their Youth Groups online. These groups offer a space for LGBTI+ young people to connect with […]
As LGBT+ charities advise young people to stay in the closet during coronavirus lockdowns, Sebastian Wood and Monty Keates say they recognise the importance of being a visible young gay couple, in Britain’s first TikTok house. “It’s good that we represent the LGBTQ community,” Keates, 17, told the Thomson Reuters Foundation on Thursday.
LGBT+ advocates sued Idaho over a ban on transgender people changing their birth certificates on Thursday, one day after another lawsuit challenged the US state’s ban – the first in the country – on trans women competing in female sports leagues. Both laws were passed last month, as trans rights have become the latest flashpoint […]
Below is an important message from ‘BeLonG To’ LGBT+ Youth Services: “Regardless of what is happening in the world, we are here for LGBTI+ young people. Our Youth Workers are providing text, email and phone support for those who need it during this time of uncertainty. We know that some LGBTI+ young people may feel […]
How will you vote in this election? Do you know where your candidate stands on LGBTI+ issues? BeLonG To would like you to ask your election candidates to protect and advance the rights of LGBTI+ youth. They have set out 10 commitments that the new government could include in their programme for government to improve […]