Free counselling & mentoring for LGBTQIA+ young people living in South Hams, Teignbridge & Torbay. For more information get in touch with firstname.lastname@example.org. More... Read more
Share your experiences of living in Devon with Devon County Council on Tuesday 26th September. Devon County Council are developing their new strategic plan. This will set out the Council’s ambition and how they will focus on what matters to the people of Devon. As well as using information and findings from previous consultations such as the Community Survey to inform the development of the plan, Devon County Council are keen to hear more from local people. Officers from the Council... Read more
Devon County Council (DCC) would like to show they are listening to the people of Devon about what is important to them. Therefore, the Devon Engagement Service have been asked to recruit 3 people who are willing to be filmed talking about what matters to them as a Devon resident- is there a particular issue they want resolving? The short film clip will be made public on the DCC website (strategic plan pages and adult social care webpage if relevant as well as YouTube) which will require you... Read more
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – TUESDAY 5TH SEPTEMBER 2017 The Historic Market Town of Totnes in rural Devon, saw its fifth Pride event at the weekend, with an estimated 1500 people coming together to celebrate the lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex &/or asexual+ (LGBTQIA+) community. Organisers of the popular event, Totnes-based social enterprise Proud2Be, laid on a whole host of events in the town. Hundreds took part in the colourful procession, which was watched by over 12... Read more
Max & Jae Price Max In writing this speech we decided to look at the themes that run through Proud2Be and its work over the last 6 years. Along with pride, community, love and celebration- one thing that stood out and the one I wanted to address today is the theme of sharing our personal and collective stories. Both Jae and I recently came out as non-binary. For us, coming out is not a one-off event but something we do regularly. Whether you are LGBTQIA+ or not, we can all relate... Read more
We would like to say a massive THANK YOU to everyone who made Totnes Pride 2017 so special. It was our busiest event to date and your feedback has been wonderful. There are a few things that we would like to acknowledge: 1. The Totnes Pride Action Group (TPAG) have worked tirelessly since November 2016 to make sure that Totnes Pride 2017 was a safe, inclusive and thoughtful event. Their passion, commitment and loyalty never ceases to amaze us and without them, none of it would be... Read more
RT @Mermaids_Gender: If any UK transgender youth, their families or schools need support, here's Mermaids contact details … https://t.co/N8f6DEtdM1
RT @HindleyCharlie: Dear uni, Your systems clearly say I use a wheelchair, kindly stop putting my lectures in rooms only reachable by stairs, Respectfully, me
RT @TransDevon: Why the Desistance Myth being used to discredit trans children is wrong and current research which is being done… https://t.co/Kagt0vdsgc
Proud2Be design and deliver training to suit the needs of you and your organisation. Our promise to you is that you will not be sat in front of a power point for hours on end. Our sessions are engaging, fun and interactive.
We work collaboratively with others to ensure all LGBTQIA+ people can access the support they need. Here is our list of groups & organisations that support the LGBTQIA+ community in the South West and beyond.