Support (Sept 2012)


LGBT Collective
Central point for information on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans groups and projects across the South West
peninsula. Events diary and group news.

Somerset Lesbian Network
Somerset Lesbian Network has been established by local women in order to provide opportunities for women to meet
informally for networking information sharing and promoting health and well being.

Missing Lesbians
Missing Lesbians is a free listing guide for lesbian events, social groups and organisations of interest to lesbians
and within reach of Bristol UK.

Brigstowe Project
Housing project for people living with HIV,providing support, advice and advocacy. 176 Easton Rd, Easton, Bristol.
Call 0117 9415188

Rainbow Group
Bristol City Council employees’ LGBT group Call Equalities on 0117 922 4446 or email

Bristol Drugs Project
Support for users, families and friends. 11 Brunswick Square, Bristol BS2 8PE. Call LGB rep Sarah Wilson on
0117 987 6010

Bristol Families and Friends
BFF is a support group for families & friends of LGB people. We meet on the third Wednesday of every
month at 7pm at the Terrence Higgins Trust. Call Sue Allen on 01454 852 418. 14 Brockley Close, Little Stoke,
Bristol BS34 6EZ

Broken Rainbow
National helpline for LGBT victims of domestic violence, available Mon-Fri 9am-1pm, 2-5pm. Call 0208 539 9507

Group for and run by deaf LGBT people in Bristol. Contact Ian Clover, 31 Talavera Close, Old Market, Bristol,
BS2 0ED SMS: 07966217 543

Bi Visible Bristol
A social meet up group for bisexual people email them on

EACH – Educational Action Challenging Homophobia
a charitable organisation for adults and young people affected by homophobia or transphobia. EACH runs a
national Actionline for young people (or adults on their behalf) experiencing homophobic or transphobic
bullying, and a homophobic or transphobic incident reporting service covering the West of England.
Freephone helpline 0808 1000 143 (9am-4.30pm Mon-Fri). General enquiries 0117 946 7607. Office 27, 42
Triangle West, Bristol, BS8 1ES. Twitter: @EACH_Action

Freedom Youth
Weekly drop-in youth group on a Tuesday for LGBT and Q young people aged 13 to 21.
Contact the team on 0117 377 3677

Gay Glos
Help, advice and social networks for LGBT people living in the rural areas of Gloucestershire.
PO Box 171, Gloucester.Mon-Fri 7.30-10pm. Call 01452 306 800.

Lesbian & Children Network
A monthly social group for lesbians & bisexual women & their children. Call Rachel 07813 754 291.

LGBT Education Workers
Support and information sharing group for all who are involved in education – teachers, governors,
support workers etc. Meets monthly.

Intercom Trust
Intercom Trust Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and transgender resources for Devon, Cornwall, Dorset and Somerset
Helpline 0800 6123010

LGBTQ Emotional Wellness Programme
A support group for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer adults, who are experiencing emotional
distress or mental health challenges. The group is free to attend and runs weekly every Monday
from 7:30pm – 9:30pm at Windmill Hill City Farm Phillip Street Bedminster BS3 4EA.

Stonewall is an organisation working for equality and justice for Lesbian, Gay and Bisexuals.From our
Diversity Champions programme offering advice to over 600 companies to our information line
on 08000 50 20 20

London Lesbian and Gay Helpline
provides an information, support and referral service for LGBT & anyone who needs to consider
issues around their sexuality. HELPLINE No. 020 7837 7324 (daily 10am -11pm)