News and Events

Vote for Switchboard in Aviva’s Community Fund

Can you spare a few minutes to vote for Switchboard’s Older LGBTQ project in Aviva’s Community Fund and help us secure funding for this vital project? Switchboard’s Older LGBTQ Project has been running for three and ...
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Trans and Non-Binary Volunteers Needed for Trans Survivors Drop-In

Our Trans Survivors Switchboard project is expanding! We need trans and non-binary Peer Facilitators to support a unique new group for transgender survivors. In addition to our helpline offering support to trans and non-binary callers, from ...
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LGBTQ+ People of Faith and Hate Crime Awareness Week 2018

Saturday 13th - 20th October marks Hate Crime Awareness Week 2018. Even though many of us would like to think LGBTQ+ people in Britain are safer than ever, hate crime against LGBTQ+ communities is still a big ...
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A quick and easy guide to responding to the GRA Consultation

Switchboard, MindOut and Allsorts have teamed up to support the Brighton & Hove trans community and allies to help reform the Gender Recognition Act (GRA) and speak up for trans rights. Together we’ve made this quick and easy guide to ...
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We’re Recruiting: Rainbow Cafe Volunteers!

The Rainbow Café is a monthly drop-in session for LGBTQ people living with dementia or concerned about memory loss, their friends, carers and loved ones. In addition to peer support we aim to raise awareness of ...
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Switchboard Listening Volunteers Needed!

Switchboard is recruiting volunteers! We’re looking for committed, compassionate and empathetic LGBTQ people to play an important role in supporting the LGBTQ community in the South-East of England. As part of this volunteer role we will give ...
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We’re Recruiting: Trans Link Coordinator

Trans Link Coordinator*: £22,443 - £24,472 pro rata (£12,042 - £13,889 actual), 21 hours a week – Brighton & Hove Switchboard is looking to employ a Trans Link Coordinator to oversee the Trans Link Project that is ...
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We’re Recruiting: Trans Engagement Worker

Trans Engagement Worker*: £22,443 pro rata (£8,483.80 actual), 14 hours a week - Brighton, East Sussex Switchboard, in partnership with The Clare Project, is currently looking for a Trans Engagement Officer who will engage and consult ...
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Helpline Opening Hours Review

We have recently reviewed our helpline hours and made the decision to close our Saturday evening shift for the time being.  Our caller statistics tell us that this is a time in the week when demand ...
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