Mental Health and Wellbeing: LGBTQ+


MindOut is a mental health service run by and for lesbians, gay, bisexual, trans and queer people with experience of mental health issues.

• Listening / responding to the LGBTQ experience of mental health
• Offering hope through positive relationships and professional expertise
• Preventing isolation, crisis and suicidal distress in LGBTQ communities
• Providing safe spaces for people to meet and support each other
• Helping people protect their rights and get their voices heard
• Campaigning and creating conversations about LGBTQ mental health

T: 01273 234839
A: Community Base, 113 Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XG

LGBTQ+ Switchboard

Brighton & Hove LGBTQ+ Switchboard works in partnership with MindOut.

It is charity for LGBTQ+ people looking for community, support or information. They connect people and support them directly through specially developed Switchboard services or link them to other specialist organisations.


Switchboard LGBTQ+ Helpline

Operated by LGBTQ+ volunteers who you can talk to confidentially and anonymously about anything that’s on your mind.

Their Helpline operators and our counsellors are trained to support LGBTQ+ people concerned about their mental health and wellbeing.

T: 0300 330 0630


Call 01273 480888 or Submit a request online via Anima

to receive help and support from our Mental Health & Wellbeing Team

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