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Domestic Abuse

Rise

Rise has a specialist service to support any Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual or Trans person experiencing domestic violence and abuse.

Visit their website here

 

Drugs and alcohol

There  is hard evidence that LGBT people are more likely to smoke, drink and take illegal drugs than the general population.

If you are caring for someone with substance misuse-these sites may be helpful

Alcoholics Anonymous

Click here

 

Addaction

Addaction is the UK’s leading drug and alcohol treatment charity. Click here.

 

Families & Friends Network

The Families & Friends Network supports anyone affected by someone else's drinking and/or drug use. Click here.

 

Mental health

There is hard evidence that LGBT people are more likely to  attempt suicide, self-harm have depression and eating disorders than their straight peers.

If you are caring for someone with mental health diagnosis, these sites may be helpful.

NHS CHoices Transgender Health

Click here.

 

LGBT Health Inclusion Project

Click here.

 

LGBT Counselling

Click here.