London-wide support for LGBTQ teens aged under 18
Make your FirstMove – today. Our SAFE weekly youth group (in north London) could be just what you need if you’re aged 17 and under, LGBTQ (or think you might be!) and looking for advice and support – or just want to make new friends with people of your own age.
Meet new friends in a safe environment
Take part in fun activities
Phone, e-mail and face-to-face support
Are you attracted to someone of the same sex or both? Are you comfortable being a girl or a boy? Do you want to be yourself and make new mates? Well, this might be the group for you…
You can be as involved as you like in the group – whether that’s coming to the group or making decisions about the group, what it does and planning events and projects.
We offer SAFE, FREE & CONFIDENTIAL SUPPORT:
• A fun weekly youth group – every Tuesday 4:30pm -7:30pm in Islington (nearest tube Caledonian Road on the Piccadilly Line – 5 minutes walk away)
• One-to-one support from experienced, friendly, lgb youth workers
• A support service for your family offering advice and counselling
• A theatre project for London schools – contact us for details
Be in touch:
Telephone: 020 7700 1323 – 07504 874195
Web: www.pacehealth.org.uk/youth_work Find us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/firstmove
For safety reasons, we do not advertise the location of the youth group.
If you’re feeling nervous or worried about getting in touch, Click here.
Anti Bullying & Exploitation (Under 18’s)
Refer to us:
If you are a professional (teacher, social worker, youth worker etc) and want to refer a young person here are the guidelines and our referral form. All referrals require the young person’s consent and must be discussed with project workers first.
If you are aged 17 or under, identify as LGBTQ (or think you might be) and are being bullied – YOU CAN EMAIL US IN TOTAL CONFIDENCE – OR CALL CHILDLINE (24hrs a day) on: 0800 1111
Download the referral forms here:
Landline: 020 7715 0368
Mobile: 07504 874195
PACE Schools Programme
PACE is offering a FREE package of training and support regarding LGBT issues to your school, your pupils and their families. Click here to visit the PACE Health website for more information
If you wish to discuss anything about this programme, you can contact Tim Eastwood (Under 18’s Programme Manager) or Jo Beecham (Children and Family Services Manager) by calling 020 7700 1323, or click here to send an e-mail.
PACE Schools Programe – ‘Working with schools in London to achieve a safe space for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans (LGBT) young people, and those questioning their sexuality to play, learn and thrive’.