Closures for Training

The surgery will be closed for training from 12:30pm on the following dates and will reopen the next working day as normal.

Second Street Surgery

eConsult

Fill out a simple online form to get advice and treatment by the end of the next working day.

LGBT

Transgender Support Groups

Find a transgender support group in your area.

MESMAC – Newcastle

We offer free HIV tests, advice and information on many different health issues including Sexual Health, STI’s, Support Groups and much more. We also offer 1-2-1 support and a 5 day a week help line (and answer machine). We work with SHINE (women’s sexual health service, website link here) to jointly offer information and signposting to the LGBTQI+ community. We work across Newcastle and are based within the City Centre.
0191 233 1333

How to find an NHS gender dysphoria clinic

Trans and non-binary people's general health needs are the same as anyone else's. But trans people may have specific health needs in relation to gender dysphoria. Your particular needs may be best addressed by transgender health services offered by NHS gender dysphoria clinics (GDCs).

Stonewall

Stonewall was founded in 1989 by a small group of people who had been active in the struggle against Section 28 of the Local Government Act. In 2015, and following a six-month consultation with trans communities, Stonewall became trans inclusive.
0800 0502020

Mind Out

MindOut is a project run by and for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Queer people. Our staff, volunteers and board of trustees, are all LGBTQ. We believe that sharing this identity is essential to our work.
01273 234839

Galop Services

We are continuing to support LGBT+ who have experienced hate crime, sexual violence and/or domestic abuse while remote working. Referrals to access these services can be made by emailing [email protected] or completing our online referral form. We can provide support through telephone, email, text and WhatsApp.
0800 999 5428

Switchboard LGBT + helpline

Advice and understanding You are always best placed to make decisions about your life. We want you to finish your call feeling you have options.
0300 330 0630

LGBT Foundation

Established in 1975, LGBT Foundation exists to support the needs of the diverse range of people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans. We believe in a fair and equal society where all LGBT people can achieve their full potential. #EqualityWins underpins much of what we do and we aim to be; ‘here if you need us
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