While the average secondary school will have enough (LGBTQ) students to make up 2 full classes, 90% of primary and secondary teachers & non-teaching staff report having had no training to support LGBTQ students
It is important LGBTQ youth have access to resources and support to deal with the questions and challenges they may face as they mature. If you’ve ever wondered if you’re gay, lesbian, or bisexual, you’re not alone.
Our hope is to encourage a spirited, diverse and active LGBTQ+ community in Northampton where anyone can realise their full potential. Find a growing range of services and activities in Northampton.
Currently we have a youth support group every Thursday from 6:30-8:30pm in Northampton, where we provide a safe space for LGBTQ+ youth and allies aged 13-17. We also believe in the importance of education in the community, and champion LGBTQ+ rights and equality. We would like to give support to schools, families, Government organisations, Healthcare providers and any other organisations who need it. We are all about informing people about diversity, discrimination, and inclusion.
I first got involved with Q Space because I realised Young LGBTQ+ people in Northampton needed more help and support than was available. Things kind of snowballed and here we are!
I want to support young LGBTQ+ people so they don't have to go through the same negative experiences I did growing up.
I wanted to give back to the community and help deliver something that wasn't available when I was younger.
Q Space is calling on members of Northamptonshire's LGBTQ+ communities and their allies to add
Last night was the night of the Q Space Christmas Party! Everyone worked so hard and we had a super
The list below details the Gender Identity Clinic's in the UK which are available to be referred to
When we were deciding on which Acronyms to use for Q Space (trust me this was a big thing!) we
Q Space is committed to providing a high-quality service. We acknowledge that we may not always