0800 020 9653

info@lgbtplus.org.uk

Mon - Fri: 9:00 - 17:00

We support the LGBT Plus community and their families across Dumfries and Galloway

Our focus is on inclusion, representation, interagency work, outreach and training to raise the profile and awareness of specific issues which affect the LGBT community.

Together we

are strong

We offer a variety of services and events, including counseling, support groups, educational workshops, and social events.

Our experienced team is here to provide a listening ear and offer guidance and support, whether you're seeking information, advice, or just a friendly chat.

Join us today and become part of a growing community of individuals who are proud to be themselves. Whether you're looking for support, guidance, or just a friendly chat, we're here for you. Together, we can make a difference in the lives of LGBTQ+ individuals in Dumfries and Galloway.

Join us and become a part of our community today!

By becoming a member of Dumfries and Galloway LGBT Plus, you'll have access to all of our services, as well as the opportunity to meet like-minded individuals and make new friends. We believe that everyone deserves to be accepted for who they are, and we're dedicated to promoting equality and acceptance for all members of the LGBT+ community.

“As a service user I would rate Dumfries & Galloway LGBT+ as the one of the best in the country, the staff and volunteers are a real credit to Dumfries and Galloway”

Murray, LGBT+ Member
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Our History

& Governance

Dumfries & Galloway LGBT Plus is a Scottish Incorporated Organisation set up in January 2015 for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning and others similarly affected by minority issues of sexual orientation and/or gender identity e.g intersex, asexual or pansexual people as well as their families allies and supporters.

A board of directors oversee's the management of the chairty and we report to the The Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR), an independent public body responsible for registering and regulating charities in Scotland. Its role is to ensure that charities operate in accordance with the law, deliver public benefit, and maintain public trust and confidence.

Training & Support: LGBT+ Services & Resources

We understand the unique challenges that come with being part of the LGBT+ community, and we are here to offer support, advice, training and accept referrals to anyone in need.

Advice & Guidance

Whether you're looking for guidance on coming out, navigating relationships, or facing discrimination, our trained and compassionate team is here to offer support, advice and guidance.

Professional Referrals

Our team recognizes that there may be times when individuals need specialized support or services beyond what we can provide. Thats why we accept referrals from professionals in the NHS and Social Work.

LGBT+ Awareness Training

Weo offer training and workshops designed to empower individuals and organizations in the LGBT community. From learning how to be a better ally to exploring the latest research on LGBT+ health and well-being, our educational programs are designed to provide valuable knowledge and skills.

LGBT+ Events

Our region wide events are a fantastic opportunity for our members to engage with our community and have a blast throughout our area. From film screenings, cozy gathering places, walks, get-togethers, and fundraising events, there's something for everyone! Sign up and join today.

Where to find us

Dumfries Office

Heston SouthWest,

Hestan House,

Crichton Business Park,

Bankend Road, Dumfries,

DG1 4TA

Stranraer Office

Burns House,

30 Harbour Street,

Stranraer,

DG9 7RD