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Community Support & Advice

Leicester Lesbian Gay Bisexual & Transgender Centre

The LLGBT Centre provide information in a range of formats on a wide range of subjects that affect LGB&T people's lives, including signposting and referrals to other agencies.

Address: 15 Wellington St., Leicester, LE1 6HH

Opening Times:
Mon & Tue: 10am - 5pm
Wed: Closed
Thu: 10am - 5pm
Fri: 10am - 1pm

Tel: 0116 254 7412

LGB&T Helpline

The Helpline offers information and support whether you need the address of a local gay bar or the telephone number of a local group, information about national helplines or support around “coming out” or a relationship break up. Helpline volunteers offer an open, non-judgmental and affirming service which is available for everyone.

Opening Times:
Thursday: 7.30pm - 10pm

Tel: 0116 255 0667

The New Futures Project

The project supports girls and women, boys and men involved in or at risk of exploitation through prostitution.

New futures aim to enable people to work more safely, and workers to make positive life choices.

Address: Sussex Street, Leicester, LE5 3BF

Opening Times:
Mon – Thu: 11am – 4.30pm
Mon – Thu: 12pm – 10pm (drop-in)
Fri: 11am – 3pm

Tel: 0116 251 0803

Leicester Rape Crisis (Girls & Women aged 14+)

Provides a confidential rape crisis helpline and support for anyone affected by sexual violence, either recently or in the past.

Opening Times:      
Tue – Fri: 10am – 4pm
Wed & Thu: 6pm – 9pm

Tel: 0116 255 8852

First Step (boys & Men aged 14+)

First step provide free confidential services to male survivors of sexual abuse/violence and their supporters.

Opening Times:
Mon & Tue: 4.30pm – 8pm (helpline)
Mon – Fri: 9.30am – 3pm

Helpline: 0116 254 8535
Office: 07581 568 144


Broken Rainbow

A national LGBT domestic violence charity providing specialist confidential support to lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) communities, their family and friends, and agencies supporting them.

Opening Times:      
Mon - Thu: 10am - 8pm
Tue - Wed: 10am - 5pm

Tel: 0300 999 5428

Alzheimer's Society LGBT Carers

A telephone helpline for anyone who is lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans and is, or has been, caring for someone with dementia. Callers can speak to trained and skilled volunteers who are able to offer a listening ear.

Opening Hours:  24 hours (answer phone available)

Tel: 0845 300 0336 / 18001 0845 300 0336 (Textphone)

Devon House,
58 St Katherine's Way,
London, E1W 1LB


Macmillan Cancer Support - Online LGB&T Community

At Macmillan they are constantly striving to ensure that no one faces cancer alone. They operate an Online Community for everyone who has been affected by cancer. They have just launched an Online Community discussion group for LGB&T individuals who themselves, or their partners, family or friends, have been diagnosed with cancer.