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Information and advice
Stonewall was founded in 1989 by a small group of women and men who had been active in the struggle against Section 28 of the Local Government Act. Section 28 was an offensive piece of legislation designed to prevent the so-called 'promotion' of homosexuality in…
Free, confidential telephone advice, information and casework service for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people on homelessness, housing options, harassment and finding accommodation. Weekly and monthly drop-in advice sessions around London (do not see clients at main office) - see website for times and venues.
A housing service providing supported accommodation for 41 LGBT people aged between 16 and 25; housing advice to LGBT people of any age through a weekday helpline and drop-in surgeries; floating support to LGBT people of any age at the request of clients in receipt…
Provides accommodation for lesbians andamp; gay men aged 16-25 in need of housing and support. Also provides phone and drop in housing advice for lesbians and gay men. Phone Mon and Friday 10am - 1pm , 2pm - 5pm.
A helpline and website for Londoners with helpful information, tools and resources. Understand your options to stop smoking and link up with your local free stop smoking service. Helpline: If you live in Greater London, you can get free specialist, personalised help from health advisers, for…
London Lesbian & Gay Switchboard (LLGS) provides an information, support and referral service for lesbians, gay men, bisexual, trans people and anyone who needs to consider issues around their sexuality.The helpline operates from 10am to 11pm seven days a week, 52 weeks a year. The…
Tourism for All UK (formerly Holiday Care) is the UK's central source of holiday and travel information for disabled people and their carers. In particular we can help with information on accessible accommodation, accessible visitor attractions, accessible transport, activity holidays for people with disabilities, holidays…
Preventive travel medicine service to the business and holiday traveller. Staff will advise and discuss your itinerary and recommend ways to safeguard your health during your trip. The clinic can advise you about anti-malarial drugs, vaccinations, safe eating and drinking. Provides a wide range of…
Support for people who have been victims of crime, either reported or unreported. There are several projects running in Islington including support for young people who have been victims of crime.
Website of the national organisation which offers support to blind and visually impaired people.
Website of the national agency combatting alcohol use.
The website of the British Dyslexia Association, offering a comprehensive service to dyslexic young people and their families.
Help for pregnant teenagers and young parents
The Child Exploitation and Online Protection (CEOP) Centre is dedicated to eradicating the sexual abuse of children. It gives advice to parents and practitioners on issues such as runaway children.
Counselling Directory is a confidential service that encourages those in distress to seek help. The directory contains information on many different types of distress, as well as articles, news, and events.
The Crimestoppers Trust is a charity, which leads to the conviction of criminals. It is not part of the Police force.
Support to East London's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender communities.