LGBT Support

LGBT Foundation’s Helpline Service

Provides thousands of hours of advice and support to thousands of people every year.

  • Need a supportive ear to listen to you?
  • Struggling with your mental health?
  • Feeling isolated?
  • Thinking about coming out?
  • Questioning your gender identity?
  • Need to know how to get an STI health check up?
  • Being harassed at work because of your sexual orientation or gender identity?
  • Need to report a hate crime?
  • Want to know about our services?

The Helpline has been running for over 35 years, and is staffed by a team of dedicated staff and volunteer operators, all of whom receive extensive training and support.

Call on 0345 3 30 30 30 Monday to Friday between 10am and 6pm. Outside of these hours you can email  for further information and support. 

Email support

You can email the helpline anytime at who will reply to you within 10 working days.

If you feel you need immediate support then please try calling our helpline on 0345 3 30 30 30