Proud2Be Blog

  1. Have your say on the issues that are important to you!

    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
  2. Let Devon County Council know what is important to you!

    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
  3. Press Release: Hundreds Gather to Support Triumphant Totnes Pride

    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
  4. Proud2Be Founders Totnes Pride 2017 Speech

    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
  5. Thank you…

    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

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Proud2Be Youth

In 2014, Proud2Be launched its South Devon based youth project which now includes a fortnightly youth group, free counselling & mentoring and a fortnightly sexual health drop-in. P2B Youth Blog was created in 2017 by two Proud2Be youth members.

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Proud2Be Training

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.

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LGBTQIA+ Directory

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.

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