We are a national membership organisation focusing on the development and support of LGBT groups, projects and organisations; so they can deliver direct services and campaign for individual rights.

LGBT Consortium supports the largest network of LGBT groups, projects and organisations so when you support LGBT Consortium you support the sector and the LGBT communities in it.

Our work can never rely on grant funding alone and believe it or not we have never tried to raise funds from the public before.  This is partly because many...

Groups that support lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans people are having a big impact with a small budget and we want to make sure they get all the support they need.

We are working with the National Council for Voluntary Services to offer free affiliate Memberships to small low income LGBT groups, so far, the free NCVO Membership offer is...

What a busy and exciting month it has been here at Consortium!

We have just had our annual Board Away Day, we have seen some great funding results for our Members, we are recruiting for a consultant for some research in London (which we hope will be a pilot for other areas) and we met with the Equality Minister.

Oh and...


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What is Bourne Free?

Bourne Free is Bournemouth's LGBT Pride Festival. It is an annual celebration of all diversities that...

We conduct research on bisexuality in the UK and disseminate this to policy makers and practitioners (via our BiReCon event every other year, and...

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Join us and enjoy our Full Membership benefits:

  • Be part of a national network of LGBT groups, organisations and projects
  • Access to website and all web resources
  • Webinars and webcasts
  • E-newsletter sent each month
  • Priority community calendar listings
  • And much more!

We have several membership packages available - so you can choose the package that best suits your organisations needs.

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Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 13:00 to Sunday, August 3, 2014 - 14:30


In this case study, LGBT Consortium Members Gender Action UK tell us about their experience of setting up aa a Charitable Incorporated Organisation which is a relatively new structure to the sector. 
This document is a 2-page overview of the Public Sector Equality Duty Review that was published on September 6th 2013.
Setting up a group bank account doesn’t have to be a hassle and will save time in the long run, it will make keeping track of monies going in and out much, much easier.
Chosing the right insurance for your community/voluntary group or charity can be confusing!We have teamed up with Insurance brokers Scrutton Bland to bring our Members the support to get the righ cover at the right price.
More and more organisations are using full cost recovery to manage their costs better, and more funders are accepting that they ought to cover the ‘full costs’ of an activity or project and not just the direct delivery of it.

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