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Switchboard needs Listening Volunteers! Can you answer the call?

We're looking for Listening Volunteers to help answer calls, emails and webchats from other members of the LGBTQ+ community. Are you: LGBTQ+? Able to get to central Brighton for training and shifts? Passionate about supporting the ...
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We’re Recruiting: Trans Link Coordinator

Switchboard is recruiting a Trans Link Coordinator* to oversee and coordinate our Trans Link Project. As the Trans Link Coordinator you will deliver a person-centred and holistic ‘social prescribing’ service for Trans and/or non-binary individuals. This ...
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We’re Recruiting: Monitoring and Evaluation Project Coordinator

Switchboard is a charity for LGBTQ people looking for a sense of community, support or information. We connect people and support them directly through specially developed Switchboard services or link them to other specialist organisations. Next ...
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We’re Recruiting: Freelance LGBTQ Inclusion Trainers

We're looking for LGBTQ community members to become LGBTQ inclusion trainers for a new partnership project between Switchboard, MindOut, Allsorts Youth Project and The Clare Project. We’ve co-created an LGBTQ Training Hub that needs freelance trainers to deliver ...
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Trans Survivors Zine – Call for Submissions!

Submit work to the Trans Survivors Zine online or join our free zine-making workshop on Saturday 16th November! Original artwork by Ashley Beachey, a volunteer with the Trans Survivors Project. Exciting things are happening with the ...
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Switchboard AGM

Join us to celebrate the hard work of the Switchboard staff and volunteers over the past 12 months. Over the last year at Switchboard we’ve been responding to feedback from our communities and using our new ...
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We’re Recruiting: Trustees

Switchboard is looking to recruit new trustees to continue to develop the organisation in line with our strategy. Next year we will be celebrating our 45th year and this landmark makes Switchboard the longest-running LGBT+ organisation ...
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Want to Change the World? Become a Community Researcher! Guest Blog Post by Matt

"What on earth is ‘community researcher’ training?" So asked a friend of mine recently when I had to cancel an arrangement with her to attend a Saturday training session at Switchboard in Brighton, a helpline charity ...
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Charities want to hear from LGBTQ people living with cancer in Sussex and East Surrey

Macmillan Cancer Support and Switchboard launched two surveys today, to get a better understanding of the needs and experiences of LGBTQ people living with cancer in Sussex and East Surrey. This research is part of an ...
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