Bradford LGB&T Strategic Partnership

Equity Partnership

The Equity Partnership supports Bradford’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans communities in a variety of ways. We play an active role in developing our LGB&T communities by supporting existing groups and helping new ones to start through our community development work. We run the quarterly Bradford LGBT Group Network, where groups and individuals come together to network and discuss issues. We support LGB&T groups and individuals to have a say in the decisions taken by agencies which affect our lives. We work in partnership with other voluntary and statutory agencies to ensure that local services are appropriate to the needs of LGB&T people. We send representatives to various Forum meetings involving council and NHS representatives, and voluntary and community sector organisations which influence how services are run, and to the Homophobic & Transphobic Hate Crime Scrutiny panel run by West Yorkshire Police in Bradford, to influence how they deal with complaints about homophobic & transphobic hate crime. Our training programme is geared towards giving organisations the knowledge and tools to combat homophobia and create LGB&T friendly workplaces and services. The Equity Centre provides a relaxed meeting space for groups, a fully-equipped training resource and a venue for events right in the centre of Bradford, and news bulletins and email updates keep our supporters up to date with the latest news and events. You can show your support for the Equity Partnership in several ways. You can have a voice in our future development by becoming a member or supporter, or you can volunteer to help us in the day-to-day running of the Partnership and the Equity Centre.

Services provided for: 
Bisexual Men
People Over 50
Bisexual Women
BME/Black People
Gay Men
Lesbians/Gay Women
Trans People/People with gender histories
Key areas of work: 
Advice/Information
Advocacy
Events
Infrastructure/Community Development
Networks
Publications
Research
Self-help/Support Group
Social Group
Training
Contact details
01274 727759
Address: 
Perkin House
1 Longlands Street
BD1 2TP
Phone: 01274 727759
Meeting times: 
Various
Opening hours (if applicable): 
9:00-5:00 Mon-Thurs

 

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#NHCAW shout out to part of LGBT Hate Crime Network, read the Scottish LGBTI Hate Crime report here https://t.co/TVFphxL73w
October 17, 2017 - 12:56
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October 16, 2017 - 11:06
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October 13, 2017 - 10:57

Events

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 18:30 to 20:30
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 18:30 to 21:30
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 17:00 to 19:00