The Intercom Trust
The South West lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community group. Information and confidential help, training, advocacy and campaigns to combat homophobic school bullying.
Helpline: 0845 6020818
Tel: 01392 201015
The LGBT Collective
Central point for information on lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans groups and projects across the South West peninsula.
Proud 2 B
Based in Devon but working across the country, Proud 2 B offer social groups, projects, weekends, Totnes’ first Pride event as well as campaigning and lobbying mentoring, radio shows and much more! Encouraging and supporting all LGBT people to be proud of who they are.
Tel: 0777 347 5485
It’s All About You
Counselling for LGBT Communities in Devon.
Counselors across the Devon area. Confidential and professional. Free half hour session.
Tel: 07500 015 574
Supporting the trans communities across Gloucestershire and beyond….>p />
The Gloucestershire Gay and Lesbian Community
Tel: 07050 627273
Stonewall is a national gay, lesbian and bisexual campaigning and lobbying charity.
Tel: 0800 0502020
London Lesbian and Gay Switchboard
London Lesbian & Gay Switchboard (LLGS) provides information, support and referral service for lesbians, gay men, bisexual, trans people and anyone who needs to consider issues around their sexuality.
Tel: 03003 300630
Tel: 01173 534621
Over the Rainbow
Advice, Support and Information for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender community in Bournemouth.
Tel: 01202 257478
Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gay Men (FFLAG)
FFLAG is a national organisation of supportive parents who have lesbian daughters or gay sons. The parents run local helplines for other parents and for young people.
Tel: 0845 6520311
REGARD is a national, volunteer run organisation of disabled lesbians, gay men, bisexuals and transgendered people.
Out Youth Project, Plymouth
A friendly group of LGBTQ young people aged 13-25 in the Plymouth area.
Tel: 07774 336616
X-Plore Youth Group
Providing a safe space for LGBTQ young people in Devon. We currently run one group in Exeter (Thursdays) and one in Bideford (Mondays) 6.30 – 8.30pm.
Phone: 0800 612 3010 for more information
Torbay LGBTQ Youth Group
Group for young lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people
Tel: 01803 208117 and speak to a worker
2BU Youth Support Group
Youth support service and groups for LGBTQ+ young people in Somerset.
Supporting LGBT people, their friends and family across Gloucestershire
Tel: 01452 306800
Queer Youth Network
The UK’s National LGBT Youth Organisation.
It is an organisation that supports young transgender people and other young people experiencing issues with their gender identity.
It is a free helpline for children and young people in the UK.
Tel: 0800 1111
Education Action Challenging Homophobia (EACH)
EACH has information for young people affected by homophobia or transphobia.
Tel: 0808 1000 143
This is a National society and Paula is the South West regional officer. Contact by phone or email. Meets at regular venues around the South West. Beaumont Society supports trans people and their families throughout the UK.
A not-for-profit organisation run by volunteers which allows members of the transgender & non-binary communities to find a support group local to them. As well as organisations that meet up in person Trans Unite list many online groups with Discord Servers, Telegram and Facebook groups. New groups are being verified and added on an ongoing basis to provide the most up to date resource for the UK.
Trans social on the second Sunday of each month, 4-9pm. The event is based around a tea and coffee evening in a safe place in the center of Exeter. If you would like to change there are facilities available (but please bring your own mirror). A donation of £1 minimum is suggested and a donation towards the tea/coffee as well please. You are more than welcome to bring cakes to make it a great evening.
Qwest F2M group
A group offering guidance and support for all female to male (FTM) identified people. The group is for those at any stage of transition from those still considering their gender identity to people who have completed their transition. You don’t have to be living in the area – if you’re just visiting you’re still welcome to come along. We meet on the third Saturday of each month (except in June and December) from 6.00 – 9.00pm. Contact us to find out more. Meeting days may change when they clash with public holidays and occasionally meetings will be in other parts of the region
The Eddystone Trust
The Eddystone Trust is a charity providing HIV and sexual health services across Devon. This includes free condoms; one to one support information and advice around sex and relationships as well as supporting people living with HIV.
Freephone (from landlines): 0800 328 3508
Tel (for all sites) : 01752 254406
GMFA - The Gay Men’s Health Charity
It is the UK’s leading charity dedicated to gay men’s health.
Metropolitan Community Church, Torbay
Part of a worldwide fellowship of Christian churches with a special outreach to the world’s gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender communities.
Tel: 01803 520713
Young Lesbian and Gay Christians
Lesbian and Gay Christian Movement
Evangelical Fellowship for Lesbian and Gay Christians
Information on issues relating to lesbian, bisexual and transgender women who identify themselves as Muslim.
For Muslims who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, or questioning.
Tel: 07849 170793 or 07951 770735
GALHA (Gay and Lesbian Humanists)
Galha LGBT Humanists campaigns for equality and diversity, particularly relating to sexual orientation and identity – both in the UK and internationally. Since 2012 it is proud to be the LGBT section of the British Humanist Association. It is volunteer-led and funded by supporter donations.
Pride in Plymouth
Is a non-profit community organisation that brings people and groups together to celebrate and promote the diversity that exist within the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans communities in Plymouth. The information, advice and support made available through our events and the pride in Plymouth network with our website as the hub allows us to advance community education so we can work together to eliminate discrimination in relation to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (lgbt) people in Plymouth, the surrounding area and further afield.
Tel: 07935 306029
Gloucestershire Pride, The Dick Whittington, 100 Westgate Street, Gloucester