LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing

The LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing promotes the health and wellbeing of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people. The centre runs a varied programme of services, groups and events, including: 

  • Social Events
  • Community groups
  • LGBT Active
  • Mental Health and Wellbeing
  • LGBT Drop-in session 
  • LGBT Age for those aged 50 and over
  • Transgender Programme 
  • Telephone Helpline
  • Information, Support and Advocacy
  • Village Voices and T Monthly e-bulletins
  • Volunteering opportunities

LGBT Helpline Scotland

Our new national service – LGBT Helpline Scotland – provides information and emotional support to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people and their families, friends and supporters across Scotland. We are also here to support those questioning or wanting to discuss their sexuality or gender identity. Open on Tuesdays and Wednesdays 12:00-9:00pm, the helpline number is 0300 123 2523. 

There is also a local Lothian Helpline available, open on Wednesdays 12.30pm – 7.00pm, on 0131 556 4049. 

Mental Health and Wellbeing 

LGBT Headspace is a safe, confidential and free programme of courses, groups and workshops designed to promote positive mental health and emotional wellbeing. For further information on any of the LGBT Headspace programme or to book a place, please contact Alison on [email protected] or 0131 652 3283 or Katherine on [email protected] or 0131 652 3284. 

Service Categories

Eligibility

Intended Client Groups:

  • Lesbian Gay Bisexual & Transgender

Residency:

This service is available to residents of all parts of Edinburgh

Applicants for this service should also meet this condition:

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender individuals, or people questioning their sexual orientation or gender identity. The Centre also supports family, friends and partners of LGBT people and can give support to professionals regarding LGBT issues.

Referral

Self Referral

This service accepts direct self referrals.

Contact Info. & Provider's Address

Address

9 Howe Street
Edinburgh
EH3 6TE

Office Hours

Monday - Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm

Service Hours

-Contact Centre for details-

Service Contact

Tel: 0131 652 3283
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.lgbthealth.org.uk

Transport

Public Transport Information

Buses number 23, 24, 27, 29 and 42 stop within a few minutes of the Centre.

Lothian Buses Site for routes and timetables.

Provider's Name: LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing

Type: Charity/Voluntary

The LGBT Centre for Health & Wellbeing is a unique initiative, funded by the Big Lottery Fund and local NHS organisations, to promote healthy lifestyles and improve the accessibility of mainstream health services for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender communities in south-east Scotland.

Services run by this provider

Service Contact

Tel: 0131 652 3283
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.lgbthealth.org.uk

Office Hours

Monday – Friday 9.00am – 5.00pm

Service Hours

Contact Centre for details

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