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.

Thursday lunchtime has seen the launch of a National Trans Manifesto, which has been produced as a collaborative document between 15 trans organisations across the UK.

The idea of a trans manifesto was first raised in discussions with Conservative, Labour, Liberal Democrat and Green politicians during the summer of 2013, and the idea was...

We recently had a chat with Kevin Curley, former CEO of the National Association of Voluntary and Community Action, who now writes for the Third Sector Magazine.

We spoke about LGBT rights and about how the need for speicialist infrastructre is still very much needed in the LGBT...

LGBT Consortium has been asked by Public Health England to undertake a piece of quick research into health and wellbeing interventions taking place across the LGBT third sector in England. We know that a diverse range of health and well being activities are taking place and want to capture as much of this as possible.

We would like to...

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Rainbows Across Borders was formed in January 2013. It's a voluntary self-help group for lesbian, gay, bisexual & transgender (LGBT) asylum...

Established in 1972 London Friend is the UK’s oldest Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans charity. We’re here to support the health and mental well-...

We are the longest running group in the South West of England for gay men, lesbians, bisexuals and transgender people, providing a safe and...

UNISON is Britain and Europe's biggest public sector union with more than 1.3 million members. Our members are people working in the public...

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  • And much more!

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Events

Thursday, May 1, 2014 - 09:30 to 17:00
Sunday, June 29, 2014 - 20:00

Resources

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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