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BeLonG To: Face-To- Face Services Closed Until End Of March

BeLonG To: Face-To- Face Services Closed Until End Of March

‘BeLonG To’  have closed their face to face services until the end of March, as a precautionary measure to protect service users and community from the risk of COVID-19 virus. They will still be providing their Monday Chats Service for information, referral, and advice over phone, email, and SMS. To arrange to talk to one […]

BeLonG To: Future of LGBTI+ Healthcare – Have Your Say!

BeLonG To: Future of LGBTI+ Healthcare – Have Your Say!

‘BeLonG To’ ask that you spare 10 minutes to help shape the future of LGBTI+ healthcare in Ireland.  The HSE are developing their Corporate Plan, and want to know what you want to see prioritised in the health service over the next 5 years. This is your opportunity to let them know the healthcare needs […]

BeLonG To: Will you #VoteWithPride?

BeLonG To: Will you #VoteWithPride?

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 […]

BeLonG To: Thank You!

BeLonG To: Thank You!

With the new year in sight, BeLonG To are reflecting on 2019. For LGBTI+ young people, it’s been a year of changes and of challenges, with a terrifying increase in both hate speech and hate crimes. Amid these challenges, thanks to your support, BeLonG To have been there to meet the needs of hundreds of […]

BeLonG To & TENI: Gender Recognition Act Review Report

BeLonG To & TENI: Gender Recognition Act Review Report

Review of the Gender Recognition Act 2015 A Joint Response from BeLonG To and TENI – Transgender Equality Network Ireland Signed by Moninne Griffith and Sara Phillips of BeLonG To and TENI: Like many members of the LGBTI+ community, we have been waiting for news about the review of the Gender Recognition Act 2015. At […]

BeLonG To: A human rainbow of solidarity!

BeLonG To: A human rainbow of solidarity!

To mark a decade of Stand Up Awareness Week, BeLonG To invited students to #ComeIn to school wearing a colour of the Pride flag, to show solidarity and support for LGBTI+ students last week.  Across the country, school communities created a human rainbow of solidarity. Following their School Climate Survey, they know now more than […]

BeLonG To: Research reveals 73% of LGBTI+ students feel unsafe at school

BeLonG To: Research reveals 73% of LGBTI+ students feel unsafe at school

National school survey shows LGBTI+ students experience physical and sexual assault, harassment and abuse at school. BeLonG To Youth Services calls on the Minister of Education, Joe McHugh TD, and second-level schools to take urgent action, following the shocking results of the 2019 School Climate Survey. The research was released today to mark the 10th […]