How to React If Someone Comes Out To You

How to React If Someone Comes Out To You

National Coming Out Day is an annual observance celebrated on the 11th October worldwide (where safe to do so!). Originating in 1988 in the US, the idea behind it was to protest against the notion of homophobia thriving in “an atmosphere of silence and ignorance, and that once people know that they have loved ones who

How To Create an LGBTQ-inclusive Workplace Environment.

Every person should be able to live their most authentic life both inside and outside the workplace. Not only does every employee deserve a safe working environment, but it encourages productivity! An Oxford study in 2019 showed that employees who are happy at work are 13% more productive. However, according to Stonewall, more than a

25+ Incredible LGBTQ Charities to Support this Pride Month (and beyond!)

Charity work is vital when it comes to raising awareness on any topic. With a regular issue in government funding and attitudes, charities are often the main bodies to push forward new law and legislation. They also work to improve the lives of LGBTQ people. Without LGBTQ+ charities, we wouldn’t be where we are today

Our Top LGBTQ Documentaries

During the past two years, physical Pride events haven’t existed. Our community have had to find other ways to feel connected. Equally, those who aren’t “out” or do not wish to attend Pride events, find other ways to learn and celebrate. Thankfully, lots of charities and organisations made their own arrangements for Pride during the

A Parent’s Guide to Supporting LGBTQ+ Kids

Part of supporting LGBTQ+ kids is understanding the different concepts behind gender identity and sexual expression, and the issues or feelings your child might be experiencing, so that you can have conversations with them as and when these issues arise. Whether your child has recently come out or you wonder if perhaps they might identify

An LGBTQ+ Film a Day (and then some!) for LGBT History Month

If you looked back maybe 10 years ago, LGBTQ+ films and movies were a rarity. You may have had a token “gay best friend” for entertainment value or a few heat-wrenching stories about the AIDS Pandemic. But, certainly in the entertainment industry, it would be very difficult to find a film where Queer characters were