One-to-One support and advocacy for LGBTU students
Ad-hoc and needs led support and advocacy provided by trained and experienced Youth Support Workers from Allsorts Youth Project. Sessions can be held in school during school hours or at the Young People’s Centre after school hours and during school holidays.
Staffing of LGBTU student one-to-one surgeries or small support groups at the school
More structured and regular support sessions for individuals or small groups provided by trained and experienced Youth Support Workers from Allsorts Youth Project
‘TAG’ (Under 16's Group) and ‘Allsorts Drop-in’ (16+) at Allsorts Youth Project
School staff can refer students that are under 16 to the fortnightly LGBTU youth group ‘TAG’ or students that are 16 to the weekly LGBTU Drop-in held at the Young People’s Centre and staffed by trained and experienced Youth Support Workers from Allsorts Youth Project. There are also ‘Holiday Programmes’ for TAG members in the school holidays.
“Coming to TAG has helped me meet new people and with building my confidence, it has also helped me to feel more comfortable about who I am and help me be able to talk about my feelings.”
“Coming to TAG has helped me to be open about my sexuality and being open and accepting of myself.”
“Allsorts provides a safe place to socialise & see my friends, make new friends.”