LGBT Community



Coming Out Stories:  a selection of powerful coming out stories from members of Scotland’s LGBT community.

Our services and events

Impact reports

  • LGBT Helpline Scotland: a 2014 report on the first year of our national LGBT Helpline.
  • LGBT Swimming Project: a 2014 report on 8 exclusive swimming sessions for LGBT people provided in partnership with Edinburgh Leisure.

Event reports

We host quarterly community discussion events on topical matters and issues that affect LGBTQI communities.  If you didn’t manage to attend, below we have some event reports to give you an insight into who attended and what was discussed:

  • Another Brick in the Wall: event report from the May 2017 community discussion about LGBTQI people’s experiences of education.
  • Brexit and Beyond: event report from November 2016 community discussion with Brexit Minister, Michael Russell.
  • Getting it Right for LGBT Teachers: event report from April 2016 community discussion for LGBT teachers in Scotland.
  • The Media: Friend or Foe?: event report from May 2015 community discussion about LGBT representation in the media.
  • Film Nights Consultation: event report from April 2015 consultation evening on our current LGBT Film Night service.
  • Ticking the Other Box: event report from September 2014 community discussion about having identities that don’t fit neatly into categories.