News and Events

We’re Hiring: Specialist LGBTQ+ Independent Domestic Violence Advocate (IDVA)

We’re Recruiting: Specialist LGBTQ+ Independent Domestic Violence Advocate (IDVA) Reporting to: Operations & Development Manager Location: Brighton Hours of Work: 37.5 Salary: £25,532 rising to £27,560 after probation and SafeLives accreditation Switchboard’s Domestic Abuse service provides ...
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We’re Hosting an LGBTQ Housing Conference!

We're Hosting an LGBTQ Housing Conference! Join us to discuss the future of LGBTQ affirmative housing in Sussex and beyond. Switchboard, in partnership with University of Brighton Centre for Transforming Sexuality and Gender (CTSG) and Clarion ...
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Meet Our New Chair of the Board of Trustees: Simon Dowe

Meet Our New Chair of the Board of Trustees: Simon Dowe Simon joined Switchboard as Chair of the Board of Trustees at our AGM in December 2021. He became a trustee for Switchboard in 2019 bringing ...
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Switchboard’s Statement on Trans Inclusive Domestic Abuse Provision

Switchboard’s Statement on Trans Inclusive Domestic Abuse Provision Brighton & Hove LGBT Switchboard are proud to be one of just a few organisations in the country providing services by and for LGBTQ survivors. We work with ...
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Celebrate LGBT+ history by investing in our futures – donate to our Crowdfunder

Celebrate LGBT+ history by investing in our futures – donate to our Crowdfunder February marks LGBT+ History Month here in the UK. As Brighton and Hove’s oldest LGBTQ charity, we’re asking for you to support us by investing in LGBTQ ...
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We’re launching a new LGBTQ Domestic Abuse Service

We're launching a new LGBTQ Domestic Abuse Service We're proud to be launching a brand new LGBTQ domestic abuse service for Brighton and Hove. This will be a healing, affirmative and community-based service for all LGBTQ ...
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Grief Meets: Autumn/Winter Dates

Grief Meets are monthly meetings for LGBTQ people who have experienced bereavement. These are opportunities to get together with others in a similar situation, and explore grief through a range of mediums.  Upcoming Dates  Wednesday 20th October ...
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New report released on supporting trans and non-binary survivors of sexual violence

Trans and non-binary survivors of sexual violence should be able to safely access existing support spaces, as well as having specialised spaces, declare local organisations Survivors’ Network and Switchboard. Together Switchboard and Survivors Network have released ...
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Vaccine Buddies

The COVID-19 vaccine is your best protection against coronavirus. The vaccines are safe and effective and it is strongly recommended you get vaccinated. If you are LGBTQ and anxious about attending your vaccination appointment, or have ...
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