West Yorkshire Organisations supporting LGBT and Gender issues

The following are organisations in this sub region providing various support services for lesbian, gay, bisexual and/or trans people and with other gender and sexuality issues.

Organisation: BLAGY

Primary Contact:
Address: PO Box 267, Bradford, BD1 5XT
Phone: 0790 331 9435 or 01274 744224
Email: blagy@mesmac.co.uk
Web Address: www.blagygroup.com
Service Description: A Bradford-based LGB group for people under the age of 25. The Central Bradford group meets once weekly, and the Keighley-based group meets once monthly.

Organisation: Leeds OUT to 25

Primary Contact: Lisa Carling
Phone: 0790 331 9435
Email: lisa.carling@leeds.gov.uk
Web Address: www.
Service Description: AN LGB group for people under 25 based in Leeds.

Organisation: Wakefield Fruitbowl

Primary Contact:
Phone: 01924 211 116
Web Address: www.
Service Description: LGB Young People's group based in Wakefield which meets Wednesdays 6-8pm.

Organisation: Bradford LGBT Group

Primary Contact: Louise Gillion or Philip Kitson
Phone: 0785 904 964
Email: sound@bradford.gov.uk
Web Address: www.
Service Description: AN LGBT Group in Bradford which meets on Mon 6.30 – 8.30pm.

Organisation: The Brunswick Centre

Primary Contact:
Address: The Resource Centre, Hall Street, Halifax, HX1 5AY
Phone: 01422 341764
Email: info@thebrunswickcentre.org.uk
Web Address: www.
Service Description: Support for people living with HIV and AIDS.

Organisation: GALYIC

Primary Contact:
Phone: 01422 320099 / 0776 536 1590
Email: getintouch@galyic.org.uk
Web Address: www.galyic.org.uk
Service Description: GALYIC is a group supporting LGBT people aged up to 25 and offers many services including:

* Weekly youth group * Weekly drop in * Networking with other LGBT youth groups * Access to local, regional and national events * One-to-one support (telephone, text, email, face-to-face) * Access to other LGBT supportive services (e.g. counselling, sexual health, employment, housing) * Support for coming out (family, friends, work) * Access to training * Advocacy (police, school, social services, work) * Advice * Information

The group meets once a week in Halifax town centre on Thursday evenings between 6:30pm and 9pm. Drop in every Thursday 5pm to 6:15pm central Halifax. Contact us to arrange to meet. Mobile Phone Number: 07765361590

Organisation: Kirklees LGBT Youth Group

Primary Contact: Claire Townend
Phone: 01484 223374 / 01900 890 259
Email: claire.townend@kirklees.gov.uk
Web Address: www.
Service Description An LGBT group based in Kirklees for young people aged 13- 25, meets Mon 6.30 – 9pm

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