RESOURCES IN CAMDEN

The following is a non-comprehensive list of queer organisations and resources still operational within Camden:

#WeAreBlackCap

A grassroots community group campaigning to re-open the iconic LGBT+ cabaret and bar in Camden Town as a community-owned space

Gay's The Word

The UK's pioneering independent lesbian and gay bookshop

The Mosaic Trust

A youth centre working with LGBT+ persons age 13 - 19

MCC Church North London

An open, active and Spirit-led Christian faith community. Founded by LGBT+ people, for everyone

Forum+

An independent charity working to improve the lives of LGBT in Camden, Islington and the surrounding boroughs

Opening Doors London 

Opening Doors London (ODL) is the biggest charity providing information and support services specifically for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans (LGBT+) people over 50 in the UK

Press for Change

Press for Change has been a key lobbying and legal support organisation for Trans people in the UK since it's formation in 1992

Families Together London

Families Together London is a London-based support group and listening ear for the parents, families and friends of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people

The Outside Project

An independent, grassroots project led by queer ex-homeless, homelessness professionals, community & activists

AKT

AKT supports lgbtq+ young people aged 16-25 in the uk who are facing or experiencing homelessness or living in a hostile environment

Naz 

NAZ is a BAME-led sexual health agency working to address sexual health inequalities in BAME communities, particularly working with HIV

GMHC

The Gay Men’s Health Collective (GMHC) is the umbrella for three  independent volunteer-led projects for the health, sexual health, and well-being of gay and bisexual men

Bent Bars Project

The Bent Bars Project is a letter-writing project for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, gender-variant, intersex, and queer prisoners in Britain

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Queering Camden's website is kindly supported by forum+

forum+ is an independent charity working to promote equality for LGBTQ+ people in Camden and Islington, by hosting social groups and events which celebrate LGBTQ+ life in the boroughs and working to reduce social isolation and loneliness. They provide support services to victims of homophobic, biphobic and transphobic hate crime. forum+ offers bespoke training and consultancy on LGBTQ+ equality to local businesses, voluntary and statutory organisations. They have a wonderful team of volunteers who are integral to us delivering their services. All of their services are available to persons aged 18 or above.

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