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LBGTQIA+ at Leventhorpe

Leventhorpe is dedicated to ensuring a safe and inclusive environment for all students.  In order to help ensure we are supportive of our LGBTQ+ students, we are using guidance and resources from Stonewall. 

About Stonewall

As Europe’s largest LGBT organisation, Stonewall have spent more than 30 years working towards a world where all children and young people have access to an LGBT inclusive education.  "Our experienced team are proud to have supported thousands of primary and secondary schools to challenge bullying and celebrate diversity". 

Below is a glossary of terms:

https://www.stonewall.org.uk/help-advice/faqs-and-glossary/glossary-terms

Here is some information on support available for students: 

Young Pride in Herts

LGBT*Q social support for 13-25 year olds

Tel: 01920 484784 or 01923 803440

youngprideinherts@gmail.com

www.youngprideinherts.org

 

Queer Youth

Online discussion forums for LGBT*Q youth

www.queeryouth.org.uk

 

Project Indigo

Provides a safe space for young people who identify as LGBT*Q or who are questioning their sexual or gender identity.

Based in Hackney.

www.offcentre.org.uk/project-indigo

Tel: 0208 986 4016

 

Mermaids

Support group for trans children and teenagers, up to the age of 19, who are trying to cope with gender identity issues.

Tel: 0208 1234 819 (Mon to Sat 3-7pm)

www.mermaidsuk.org.uk