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BeLonG To: LGBT Mental Health Survey

BeLonG To: LGBT Mental Health Survey

  BeLonG To Youth Services is carrying out research on the mental health experiences of LGBTI+ youth in Ireland. This research will help shape their new mental health campaign to support LGBTI+ young people seeking help and support relating to mental health challenges. Help shape the future of LGBTI+ Youth Mental Health. Take this survey and […]

BeLonGTo Wishes Everyone A Happy Pride!

BeLonGTo Wishes Everyone A Happy Pride!

Moninne Griffith of BeLonGTo would like to wish everyone a Happy Pride! She says: “I am surrounded by rainbow flags, face-paint, glitter and hundreds of LGBTI+ young people from all over Ireland who have gathered to march with us for Dublin Pride later today. For many of these young people, this will be a life-changing and […]

Supports Needed For LGBTI+ Young People At School And In Rural Communities

Supports Needed For LGBTI+ Young People At School And In Rural Communities

Minister of Children and Youth Affairs, Katherine Zappone launches the National LGBTI+ Youth Strategy – a world first.  The National LGBTI+ Youth Strategy has identified the urgent need for support for LGBTI+ young people particularly in rural areas and at school. BeLonG To Youth Services welcomes the strategy and its recommendations to create a safer, supportive and […]

TENI: Progress for young trans people at the heart of the Government’s new LGBTI+ Youth Strategy

TENI: Progress for young trans people at the heart of the Government’s new LGBTI+ Youth Strategy

The need to improve the physical and mental health of young transgender people has been identified as a key strategic objective in the Government’s new 3-year LGBTI+ National Youth Strategy. The creation of an inclusive physical environment for young transgender and intersex people was also identified as a strategic priority. The strategy, launched yesterday at […]

LUAS Is On Track To Celebrate Dublin Pride with LGBTI+ Young People and Minister Katherine Zappone

LUAS Is On Track To Celebrate Dublin Pride with LGBTI+ Young People and Minister Katherine Zappone

LUAS Is On Track To Celebrate Dublin Pride with LGBTI+ Young People and Minister Katherine Zappone BeLonG To Youth Services and Youth Work Ireland are delighted that Transdev is putting on a dedicated LUAS to transport almost 300 LGBTI+ young people and Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, Katherine Zappone to Dublin Pride this Saturday. […]

“Comprehensive training” needed for trans / gender variant children at primary level – TENI

“Comprehensive training” needed for trans / gender variant children at primary level – TENI

A new study has shed light on the significant challenges faced by parents and educators of trans or gender non-conforming children who require meaningful support at primary school level. The findings reveal an absence of clear national education directives and guidelines for supporting transgender and gender variant children in primary schools. Adequate training and resources […]

‘BeLonG To’: Exciting Career Opportunities!

‘BeLonG To’: Exciting Career Opportunities!

Are you or a friend interested helping BeLonG To make a better Ireland for LGBT+ young people? They are now looking for three new team members! 2 Paid positions, and one Voluntary. The deadline for the Volunteer Co-Ordinator (Voluntary) position is this Friday, 24th March, details below. The Director of Fundraising (Paid Position) has an […]