Support Groups

 

There are many Support and Social groups in Manchester and the surrounding areas.

More and more groups are being launched covering a wide range of subjects and issues, should you need any assistance please ask an Icebreakers volunteer who will be more than happy to help you look for any support group you may be interested in.

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A Jewish social and support group that is currently using Facebook to organise meetings etc.

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A project based at The Gay Centre on Sidney Street in Manchester for LGB's aged 14 to 25. It provides a safe space for LGB young people to feel safe and at ease in with a wide variety of activities too. It also provides a variety of activities in which young LGB's can take part. Contact them via info@theproudtrust.org. See also http://www.theproudtrust.org/

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Support, Advice, Drop-Ins, Community Resource Centre, Sexual Health Clinics, Face 2 Face Counselling & Well-being, Group Work Programs, Befriending and so much more for the LGBT Community of Greater Manchester and the North West.

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0345 3 30 30 30
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Support for LGBTs suffering from cancer. They have a Facebook page and 'The LGBT Lounge' on their website

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A dedicated centre for Buddhists, but no specific gay men's group. Call 0161 834 9232 or visit www.manchesterbuddhistcentre.org.uk for more info.

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0161 834 9232
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The Gay men’s supper group meets monthly in restaurants around Manchester. Originally started as a South Manchester group in 2017 but we’ve grown too big for most restaurants there so we’re city wide.

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Our community choir; all abilities welcome at this friendly and diverse group. Meets at Manchester Town Hall every Monday evening from 7:00-9:30pm. See their website at www.mlgc.org.uk for more details.

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Describing themselves as “an eclectic mix of long-term progressive Jews, those who have moved to us from the orthodox, those in mixed-faith relationships, couples in same sex partnerships, friends and other interested people.” Contact them via www.mljc.org.uk.

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A society based at the university's Student Union to support all lesbian, gay, bi and transgendered students of the university. Email them at mmulgbt@live.co.uk or visit https://www.theunionmmu.org/groups?group_type=&group_cat=&search=lgbt for more details.

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Manchester Pride: CAMPAIGNS for equality and challenges discrimination, CREATES opportunity for engagement and participation and CELEBRATES lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender life. Organises several events throughout the year, but known particularly for the 10 day Manchester Pride event in late August, Manchester Pride Parade and the Big Weekend. Helps fund small groups such as Icebreakers.