LGBTI people: reducing health inequalities

Reducing health inequalities experienced by LGBTI people: What is your role as a health professional? 18th to 19th October 2017, Royal Sussex County Hospital, Brighton, UK The Health4LGBTI Pilot Project, financed by the European Union, aims at getting a better understanding of health inequalities faced by LGBTI people (lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex people)… Read More

UK National LGBT Survey

The UK Government Equalities Office has launched an online national LGBT survey. The anonymous survey is quick to complete – takes no more than 15 minutes and is for people who are: lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or intersex, or have a minority sexual orientation or gender identity 16 years old or over living in the… Read More

“Through the rainbow lens” – Mental health and the LGBTQ+ community

In 2016 members of the LGBT+ community at King’s College London came together with film makers, researchers and service providers to explore mental health issues that affect the LGBT+ community and break down stigma. “Through the Rainbow Lens” is the result of their work. The film explores a range of mental health issues faced by… Read More

International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia May 17th

The first International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT) was held on May 17th in 2005. The day was established in recognition of the date in 1990 when the World Health Organisation removed homosexuality from its list of mental disorders. IDAHOBIT is celebrated in over 120 countries around the world. Why is it important… Read More