LGBTQ Awareness


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Mike’s Story

Everyone should be free to be themselves. Supporting LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and those questioning their sexual or gender identity) children, young people and their families in the UK.

Produced by Barnardo’s

6.30 minutes

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Working with the Seldom Heard webinar series: the LGBTQ+ community

This ‘Inclusion for all?’ webinar was recorded in November/December 2020 and features contributions from wide-ranging speakers from ‘seldom heard’ communities.

Produced by Working Together Training & Development Programme

23 minutes

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LGBT+ people and domestic abuse

Focusing on victims and survivors of domestic abuse who identify as LGBT+. Although huge strides towards equality have been made, LGBT+ communities still face additional barriers when accessing services, as well as experiencing discrimination in wider society #FreeToBeSafe.

Produced by SafeLives

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Love should never be abusive

Love should never be abusive — Recognising and Responding to Domestic abuse in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans relationships: This video is a training and awareness raising tool based on survivors experiences.

Produced by Open Clasp Theatre Company & NEDAP

32 minutes

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Like A Person (Short Film)

This film was created by the young people of OOTC with the help of Create Studios. It captures their experiences of being supported when they could have faced discrimination. This is an educational film to support other LGBTQ+ young people, allies and to educate youth professionals. It was funded by Swindon Borough Council to help them launch the ten principles to show respect and inclusivity to the LGBTQ+ community.

Produced by Swindon Council

5 minutes

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