Humankind LGBT+ North East

If you are a young person in the North East and identify as LGBT+ we provide friendly and practical support

We offer friendly, practical support around gender identity and/or sexual orientation. This includes the opportunity to meet other LGBT+ young people.

Get in touch with us for a chat. We will talk to you about your needs and agree a support plan tailored for you.

We can help with:

• one to one sessions with one of our experienced team members

• sexual health guidance

• support to access clinical gender identity services

• the opportunity to meet other LGBT+ young people in your area

• family support

• hate crime reporting

• fun activities and sessions such as sailing, meals, climbing, etc. in a safe space

You can fill in our referral form on our webpage and return it to

When is it on?

Time of day
Session information
Monday to Friday 8.45am - 4.45pm
We run peer support group sessions on evenings.

Who to contact

Contact name
LGBT+ North East
01325 731 160
Humankind LGBT North East

Where to go

Inspiration House
Unit 22
Bowburn North Industrial Estate
County Durham

Other details

Referral required?
Referral and availability notes

Anyone can refer into our service!
The young person who is being referred must have agreed to the referral.


Durham County Council's Families Information Service does not promote nor endorse the services advertised on this website. Anyone seeking to use/access such services does so at their own risk and may make all appropriate enquiries about fitness for purpose and suitability to meet their needs.

Useful documents

  • LGBT+ North East logo

Journey planner

Address: Inspiration House  Unit 22  Bowburn North Industrial Estate  Bowburn  County Durham

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