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LGBT General Helpline (London Friend)
Home Phone: 020 7837 3337

Open on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday between 7.30pm and 9.30pm.  Our trained volunteers will listen and talk with you in a non-judgemental and supportive manner about:

  • Safer sex
  • Same-sex relationships
  • Coming out
  • Transgender issues
  • Other LGBT issues

London Friend also has an extensive database of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender services, agencies and charities that are available throughout the country. All calls are handled in the strictest confidence and we cannot trace your call. minicomMinicom facilities are available on request. Our LGBT Bereavement Helpline is open every Tuesday 7.30pm and 9.30pm evening, for people who have been bereaved or are preparing for bereavement and want to talk to one of our trained volunteers. Find out about our new e-mail service E-Talk If you would like to volunteer for the General LGBT Helpline, you can find our Application Pack at Become a Volunteer.

Categories: Advice & Help, Helplines, HIV/AIDS, LGBT, London, Mental Health, Non Binary, Suicide, Support groups, UK
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Other Chris, Freepost RSRB-KKBY-CYJK PO Box 9090 Stirling FK8 2SA
Home Phone: 116 123 (UK) Home Phone: 1850 60 90 90 (ROI)

Samaritans have been helping people in distress since 1953, their volunteers are amongst the most dedicated people in the voluntary sector, highly trained to hold the despair and suicidal feelings of those seeking their help without judgement or even suggesting what course they should take.  All communications are confidential, but if asked Samaritans can try and help find sources of specialist help for people with specific needs.

Categories: Advice & Help, Helplines, Mental Health, Suicide, UK
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