Tag Archive | Stand Up

BeLonG To Celebrates 15 Years of Life Saving Support Services at Annual Report Launch

BeLonG To Celebrates 15 Years of Life Saving Support Services at Annual Report Launch

BeLonG To Youth Services, the national organisation for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI+) young people, today launched their Annual Report 2017, and celebrated the organisation’s 15th birthday with Minister for Children and Youth Affairs Katherine Zappone TD. Since 2003, the youth organisation has supported LGBTI+ young people in Dublin and soon after nationwide. In […]

BeLonG To: It’s Not Too Late To Take Part In Stand Up Awareness Week!

BeLonG To: It’s Not Too Late To Take Part In Stand Up Awareness Week!

“Stand Up Week is a week where we stand up for our LGBT+ brothers and sisters and we say it’s OK to be gay or to be transgender” -Ailbhe Hickey, Teacher – St Paul’s College, Dublin  It’s not too late for your youth service to take part in Belong To’s Stand Up Awareness Week from November […]

Minister for Education Launches Stand Up! Week Against Homophobic Bullying‏

Minister for Education Launches Stand Up! Week Against Homophobic Bullying‏

Jan O’Sullivan, TD, Minister for Education & Skills, joins schools across Ireland in Stand Up Awareness Week, BeLonG To’s annual campaign against Homophobic & Transphobic Bullying Yesterday, Tuesday 21st April, saw the launch of the 6th annual Stand Up! week, organised by BeLonG To, Ireland’s national organisation for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) young people. For the […]

BeLonGTo: Stand Up! Awareness Week 2015 – Registration & Training

BeLonGTo: Stand Up! Awareness Week 2015 – Registration & Training

How to address Homophobic & Transphobic Bullying in Schools: FREE Advanced Training for Teachers BeLonG To will be offering free advance training for teachers in late March 2015, ahead of the organisation’s annual ‘Stand Up’ awareness week against homophobic & transphobic bullying, which takes place from the 20th to 24th of April. These workshops are […]

Don’t Miss: Stand Up for Humanity

“If you want to tell people the truth, make them laugh, otherwise they’ll kill you.” – Oscar Wilde. Various rights and community activists from around the country will create insurgency humour for a live Whelans audience with  Stand Up for Humanity, taking place next Monday, March 24. Donning stand-up hats for the first time, these activists […]

Watch: Stand Up For Your Friends

BeLonG To have released a moving new video to highlight homophobic and transphobic bullying in Irish schools, as part of their annual Stand Up! campaign. The video shows a teenage girl, getting ready for her debs ball, being the target of homophobia by her schoolmates. Research funded by the Department of Education and Skills and carried […]