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LGBT+ Training for Counsellors and Support Workers

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Leicester LGBT Centre, 15 Wellington St

15 Wellington Street

Leicester

LE1 6HH

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IMPORTANT NOTE: If you are volunteering at the Leicester LGBT Centre, you can get a free ticket. You just need to email josep@leicesterlgbtcentre.org to get yours!

Whether you are new to the LGBT+ identities or want to expand your knowledge, this full-day training will give you an in-depth insight of the main issues that affect this community.

The training will be divided into two different sessions:

The first one will raise awareness about the LGB communities.It will provide participants with an introduction to some of the critical issues relative to history and culture of LGB+ communities in the UK, legislation, and how this impacts on delivery of service delivery to LGB+ people.

The second session will raise awareness about the transgender community. It will provide participants with an introduction to transgender identities, what it means to be transgender and how best to support transgender young people. The course will consider some of the barriers and challenges that young transgender people face and look at language use and how this affects young transgender communities. The course also outlines the NHS Care Pathway for young transgender people and identifies the laws around supporting the transgender community and individuals. The course is designed to be both informative and educational whilst also requiring delegate participation also.

Each participant will be provided with a certificate of attendance at the conclusion of the session.

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