The LGBT Centre for Health and Wellbeing is a unique initiative to promote the health of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people living in, working in and travelling to Edinburgh. We run a programme of activities, events, courses and community groups. The Centre also provides information on health and LGBT topics and runs the Lothian LGBT Helpline on Wednesdays 12.30 - 7pm on 0131 556 4049.
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Information and emotional support for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people and their families, friends and supporters across Scotland.
0300 123 2523
Open on Tuesdays and Wednesdays 12:00-9:00pm
Who can call the helpline?
Are you interested in making life better for older lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people?
Our award winning LGBT Age project is looking for volunteer Community Champions. You'll be part of a small volunteer team trying to make sure both older LGBT people and organisations across Edinburgh are aware of our services.
Can you help us spread the word about our befriending service and social events?
Could you publicise LGBT Age in your local community?
Could you speak to small groups about the experiences of older LGBT people?
Do you want to get involved in training?
The Police Surgery take places on the 1st Monday of each month 6.30-7.30pm (within Drop-in). An opportunity to seek advice, raise concerns around safety issues, report incidents or discuss policing in your area with the LGBT Liaison Officer from Lothian and Borders Police. The setting is relaxed and informal and there is no need to set up an appointment in advance.
The Lothian LGBT Helpline is open Wednesdays 12.30-7pm on 0131 556 4049. The helpline offers support and information on a range of issues including sexuality, relationships and coming out. The service is available to anyone who is lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender and those questioning their sexuality or gender identity.