Forum champions play a key role in becoming a voice for the LGBTQ+ community of Teesside, champions will develop and learn skills that will support them when liaising between service users and service providers.

Champions will become a gateway to change for those who identify as LGBTQ+ with an aim to improve local services inclusivity and accessibility towards LGBTQ+ people.


Latest on the LGBT Tees Valley Forum

National Hate Crime Awareness Week 2020

We’re supporting National Hate Crime Awareness Week because…. On the 15th Oct we delivered our ‘We Stand Together’ workshop in celebration of National Hate Crime Awareness Week…

Our New Forum Champions!

Our newly elected Forum Champions engaging in some productive learning toprovide them with the skills they need to steer the work of Teesside’s LGBT Tees Valley Forum. The role of a forum champi…

any relationship can be abusive

Between 2016 and May 2019 26,656 domestic abuse incidents where recorded by Cleveland Police.Unsurprisingly, only 1.5% of those incidents did victims have the same gender as suspects and there was no …

July’s LGBT Tees Valley Forum

An excellent turn out at July’s LGBT+ Forum – we have already had some excellent feedback from our members, thank you for your attendance and for your invaluable contributions. In order to…

Upcoming LGBT Tees Valley Forum Meeting

We would like to invite you to our second LGBT Tees Valley Forum. From September 2020 all secondary schools will be required to teach pupils about sexual orientation and gender identity, and all …

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