2BU Somerset

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A youth support service promoting the wellbeing and positive mental health of children and young people who identify as LGBTQ+.

For young people:

ü Regular support groups in Somerset for young people who identify as LGBTQ+

ü A safe and secure online members area of the 2BU website & links giving advice and support.

ü 1:1 support for young people to meet with a youth worker who specialises in LGBTQ+.

For professionals:

ü Raise awareness of LGBTQ+ issues for young people in Somerset.

ü Provide training on LGBTQ+ issues for a range of audiences.

ü Develop and communicate best practice for Somerset services.

For parents:

ü Access to professional, qualified youth workers.

ü Enhanced DBS checks.

ü Signposting and advice.

Services provided for

  1. All LGBT+ Communities
  2. Young People

Key areas of work

  1. Advice/Information
  2. Advocacy
  3. Befriending/1:1
  4. Counselling
  5. Education
  6. Equal Opportunities/Discrimination
  7. Gender
  8. Mental Health
  9. Self-help/Support Group
  10. Sexual Health
  11. Training

Contact Details

Phone

07799 136552

Email

Lisa@2BU-Somerset.co.uk

Website

http://www.2bu-somerset.co.uk

Opening Hours

Meeting Times

13-18 yrs Wednesdays 6pm-8pm (weekly) 18-24yrs Mondays 7.30-9.30 (monthly)

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