Our History is Your History

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 14:00 to 16:30

Celebrating LGBT+ equality, diversity and inclusion in Southwark

2pm – 4.30pm, Wednesday 13th February at Age UK Lewisham and Southwark, Yalding Healthy Living Centre, 95 Southwark Park Road, Bermondsey, SE16 3TY.

Delivered by older LGBT+ trainers and facilitators from Opening Doors London, this half-day workshop, delivered free of charge as part of national LGBT+ History Month, celebrates the lives of older LGBT+ people, and explores the health and social care challenges faced by the local LGBT+ community as they approach older age.

  • Be briefed on 50 years of LGBT+ social history and criminalisation that shaped lives.
  • Hear first-hand real-life stories of growing up lesbian, gay, bisexual and/or trans.
  • Get the latest research into LGBT+ demographics, and LGBT+ community issues.
  • Understand the particular health and social care needs of older LGBT+ people.
  • Take away free resources, video links  and good-practice guides to share with friends, family, work colleagues and social networks.

For more information and your free Eventbrite invitation to “Our history is your history”:
visit: https://ourhistoryisyourhistory2019.eventbrite.co.uk,
email: louise.carolin@openingdoorslondon.org.uk
or phone the Opening Doors London team on 020 7239 0400.

This is a community workshop restricted to 40 places so early booking is advised to be sure of attendance.

Age UK Lewisham and Southwark. Yalding Healthy Living Centre
95 Southwark Park Road, Bermondsey
London • SE16 3TY


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