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A cross-party group of MPs, alongside LGBT* Housing Association Stonewall Housing, have tabled an Early Day Motion highlighting the issue of domestic abuse in the LGBT* community. Stonewall Housing are aware that not enough is being done to address the drastically under-reported problem of domestic abuse in the LGBT* communities. There is now...

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A consortium of academic and Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans Sector Partners* have been commissioned by Public Health England and Government Equalities Office to map research that has been carried out with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans (LGBT) individuals, communities or the around the issues that affect them.

The consortium partners...

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December 1st has marked World AIDS Day for the last 26 years and is an opportunity for people to unite in the fight against HIV.

Today we show our support for everyone living with HIV and to remeber those who have died. We also recognise the vital efforts of our Members who play their part in the fight against HIV and celebrate their...

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Today details of a new grant programme to support projects that tackle homophobic, biphobic and transphobic bullying were announced by the Department for Education in partnership with the Government Equalities Office.

Awards of between £100,000 - £750,000 will be made to successful bids that specifically address activity targeted at...

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The Scottish Government has just announced the date for the first same-sex marriage ceremonies in Scotland: 31 December 2014!

The first same-sex weddings will take place on Hogmanay, meaning that lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people in Scotland will have all the more reason to celebrate, when we bring in the...

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National Hate Crime Week 2014 organised by 17-24-30 in partnership with Stop Hate UK is taking place this week.

The purpose of the Hate Crime Awareness Week is to tackle Hate Crime issues by raising awareness of what Hate Crime is and how to...

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Today sees the launch of an LGBT Manifesto, produced by a network of LGBT Chief Officers. The Manifesto...

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Today, here at Consortium, we salute all of our Members who work tirelessly to make sure that the B in LGBT isn’t just another letter.

All over the world today people are celebrating Bivisibility Day and using it as an opportunity to make sure that the issues that affect bi people and communities are recognised.

Bisexual people...

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Macmillan wants to ensure that everyone - regardless of their ethnicity, faith, gender or sexuality - has equal access to the best quality cancer services.

We know that patient experience in cancer care can be poorer for people from the LGBT community. But there isn’t enough evidence being gathered about the experiences of LGBT people...

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ADOPTION charity and new LGBT Consortium Member Parents And Children Together (PACT) is to launch a new service to help gay and lesbian people adopt a child

PACT was granted £400,000 funding from the Department for Education (DfE) to launch a new Inclusive Adoption service that specialises and focuses on the lesbian, gay, bisexual and...

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