COVID 19 Update: Due to the current COVID 19 situation it is likely that many of the face to face organisations and services listed across our website are suspended. Please call to check first.
Do you want to find groups and support in the community that might help you improve your health and wellbeing? You can find lots of local support from charities to social groups in the Health Connections Mendip Directory.
Mindline Trans+ is a confidential helpline for people who identify as Trans, non-binary or gender fluid that provides a safe place to talk about feelings confidentially and receive signposting to appropriate services and support. Operating Mondays and Fridays 8 pm – midnight, run by Trans volunteers.
*Covid update: 2BU continues to offer virtual services including our ‘Unusual Wednesdays ‘ Zoom group. Lisa and the team are still availble to be contacted to offer support. Mindline Someret 01823 276 892 however, are able to offer a 24 hour a day 7 days a week helpline and we would encourage any young person struggling to get in touch with them day or night*
If you’re a young person living in Somerset you may find that being lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or questioning your sexuality or gender identity can be difficult. 2BU run an LGBTQ+ group with the YMCA for young people up to 25 which meets at YMCA Frome Youth and Community Centre, Vallis Road, Frome BA11 3EF the first Thursday of every month from 6-8pm. Please come along!
Intercom Trust is a lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans+ charity working across the South West, providing: Help and Support, Advocacy, Counselling, Information, Support Groups and an Online Directory. Local groups in the Somerset area can be found via https://www.intercomtrust.org.uk/directory/somerset/