LGBTQ+ self-advocacy workshops confirmed for autumn and winter 2019-20

Date published: Friday 20th September 2019
Updated: Wednesday 16th October 2019

LGBTQ+ self-advocacy workshops confirmed for autumn/winter 2019-20

Two new sets of free self-advocacy workshops run by the LGBTQ+ Health Inclusion Project have been set for autumn and winter 2019-20. One set is for LGBTQ+ adults in Leeds who have mental health difficulties. The other is for LGBTQ+ autistic adults in Leeds.

The courses both aim to help you:

  • Learn skills to help you speak up about your rights
  • Help you to get involved in the health services you use

Both will run over seven weeks. If you want to book on either course, you must attend all sessions. Here are the dates for each course:

Self-advocacy for LGBTQ+ people with mental health difficulties

  • Tuesday 8th October
  • Tuesday 15th October
  • Tuesday 22nd October
  • Tuesday 29th October
  • Tuesday 5th November
  • Tuesday 12th November
  • Tuesday 19th November

All workshops run from 6pm to 8pm.

Self-advocacy for LGBTQ+ autistic people

  • Tuesday 10th December
  • Tuesday 17th December
  • Tuesday 7th January 2020
  • Tuesday 14th January 2020
  • Tuesday 21st January 2020
  • Tuesday 28th January 2020
  • Tuesday 5th February 2020

All workshops run from 6pm to 8pm.

Venues

The venue for both sets of workshops is Voluntary Action Leeds’ office. The address is:

Voluntary Action Leeds
Stringer House
34 Lupton Street
Hunslet
Leeds
LS10 2QW

For directions to the venue, please click on the button at the end of this article.

Book a place

If you would like to book a place on either course, you can do so by:

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