Diversity in Practice: Working with LGBT+ Communities Webinar

Online Learning, Online
Event Tutors
Course Tutor
Admin Contact
. Public Health Training (publichealthtraining@southglos.gov.uk)
Target Audience
CAH Staff / Health Practitioners / Schools / Social Care Staff / Voluntary Sector Workers
target audience
Event Types
Course categories
Children and Young People / Public Health & Wellbeing / Safeguarding
Children and Young People subcategories
Children's Social Care / Safeguarding Children / Single Assessment Framework (Early Help)
Public Health & Wellbeing subcategories
Early Years and School Health / Mental Health and Emotional Wellbeing
Safeguarding subcategories
Safeguarding Children
Event description

This webinar aims to help organisations improve the service they deliver to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT+) young people. To explore good practice for working within a context of equality, diversity and inclusion. 

The course includes:

  • An overview of key legislation relevant to sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Research on the experiences of the LGBT+ community and barriers faced in accessing services
  • Best practice guidelines to help your organisation improve service delivery to LGBT+ young people
Learning outcomes

  • Greater understanding of the barriers LGBT+ young people experience in accessing services and support

  • Increased awareness of best practice and available tools, for reaching and engaging LGBT+ young people and communities

  • Know more about the sources of specialist support available for LGBT+ young people

  • Feel confident to share their knowledge, best practice and ways to engage with LGBT+ young people

Start Date
Tuesday 23 February 2021
End Date
Tuesday 23 February 2021
Closing Date
Wednesday 17 February 2021
10:00 - 11:30
Maximum Places
Number of Sessions
Certificate expiry
Pass/Fail event