Links

We’ve tried our best to organise our links below under the headings that best fit, for ease of use. Most of the sites listed could go under several headings – and obviously you could argue that all of them have to do with Equality – so we’ve aimed to identify them by their primary focus.


 

Dundalk Pride: see our separate website and facebook page for information, events, animations, media, etc

www.dundalkpride.com

www.facebook.com/DundalkPride

 

NB: Dundalk Outcomers has tried to vet these sites as much as possible, but we still cannot accept liability for content contained on them.


LGBT HELPLINES

The LGBT Helpline
1890 929 539 

Cork Lesbian Line
021 431 8318 

Dublin Lesbian Line
01 872 9911 

Gay Information Cork
021 427 1087 

Gay Switchboard Ireland
01 872 1055

Limerick Gay & Lesbian Helpline
061 310 101

Outwest Helpline
094 937 2479

TENI Helpline (Transgender Support)
085 147 7166 


LGBT CENTRES

Dundalk Outcomers
042 932 9816 www.outcomers.org

Gay Men's Health Service
01 873 4952 gmhpoutreach@eircom.net

L.inC (Lesbians in Cork)
021 480 8600 www.linc.ie

The Other Place (Cork)
021 427 8470 www.theotherplacecork.com

Outhouse Community Centre Dublin
01 873 4932 www.outhouse.ie

Outwest Ireland
087 972 5586 www.outwestireland.ie

Rainbow Support Service Midwest
061 310 101 www.rainbowsupportservices.org

Transgender Equality Network Ireland (TENI)
085 147 7166 www.teni.ieLGBT Helplines

BeLonG To Youth Services
01 670 6223 info@belongto.org

For a full list of LGBT youth supports around the country please see www.belongto.org


SUPPORT FOR PARENTS OF LGBT PEOPLE

LOOK (Parent Support) 
087 253 7699 www.lovingouroutkids.org

Parent Support in Cork
021- 4304884 info@gayprojectcork.com


INFO & NEWS

Best Colleges for LGBT Students: a list compiled by bestcolleges.com;
www.bestcolleges.com/features/best-colleges-for-lgbt-students/

Gaire Directory: social forum with links, notices and discussion boards;
www.gaire.com,

Gay Community News: website for Ireland’s longest running free LGBT magazine;
www.gcn.ie,

Gay Law News: info, news and resources concerning international law;
www.gaylawnet.com,

Gay Switchboard: information and online support;
www.gayswitchboard.ie,

Gay Times: website for LGBT magazine in UK;
www.gaytimes.co.uk,

GLEN (Gay and Lesbian Equality Network): info, equality and education resources;
www.glen.ie,

L.inc (Lesbians in Cork): network and community resource centre;
www.linc.ie,

Outhouse: network and community resource centre, Dublin;
www.outhouse.ie,


SUPPORT, ADVICE & HELPLINE

National LGBT Helpline: nationwide telephone and online support; 
www.lgbt.ie,

Broken Rainbow: support for LGBT experiencing domestic violence (UK);
www.brokenrainbow.org.uk,

For Irish support services for domestic violence, see Outcomers' "Are You?" campaign here.

Sosad Ireland: Suicide helpline;
www.sosadireland.ie,

Gay Switchboard: information and online support; 
www.gayswitchboard.ie,

Lesbian Line Belfast: online support and policy service;
www.hereni.org

LGBT Helplines: information on where support is available around the country:
www.lgbt.ie

 

SOCIAL & NETWORKING

Gaire Directory: social forum with links, notices and discussion boards;
www.gaire.com,

Gay Community News: website for Ireland’s longest running free LGBT magazine;
www.gcn.ie,

Gay Times: website for LGBT magazine in UK;
www.gaytimes.co.uk,

L.inc(Lesbians in Cork): network and community resource centre;
www.linc.ie,

Outhouse: network and community resource centre, Dublin;
www.outhouse.ie,

QueerID: social networking site;
www.queerid.com,

 

TRANS

The Belfast Butterfly Club: support network for Transgendered people and their families; 
www.belfastbutterflyclub.co.uk,

teni - Transgender Equality Network Ireland: support for Transgendered and Transsexual people in Ireland;
www.teni.ie

 

YOUTH

BeLonGTo (Dublin & National); 
www.belongto.org,

Cork Gay Community Development (link to Unite*, Cork);
www.gayprojectcork.com,

shOUT (Galway);
www.lgbtyouthgalway.com,

South Group (Waterford and the South East);
southgroup.wetpaint.com

Youth Work Ireland (national youth services support organisation, with links to services around Ireland);
www.youthworkireland.ie

 

HEALTH

Local free Sexual Health Services are available in Dundalk Louth County Hospital on Tues 2-4pm and Fri 1.30-4pm, Monaghan Hospital Tues 9.30-11am and the Lourdes Hospital Drogheda on the 1st and 3rd Fri of the month 9-11am. Confidential appointments are made by calling the clinic phone 086 8241847.

 

Aids West: info and support on all aspects of HIV/AIDS as well as STI’s and sexual health ; 
www.aidswest.ie,

Alliance Sexual Health Centres: supporting sexual wellbeing and drug awareness;
www.sexualhealthcentre.com,

Cork Gay Community Development (link to Southern Gay Men’s Health Project);
www.gayprojectcork.com,

Dublin Aids Alliance: working to improve conditions for people living with, or affected by, HIV/AIDS;
dublinaidsalliance.com,

Health Service Executive (HSE): statutory agency responsible for providing Health and Personal Social Services for everyone living in the Republic of Ireland;
www.hse.ie,

Mental Health Awareness (HSE): highlighting mental health;
www.yourmentalhealth.ie,

National Office for Suicide Prevention: supports and info around suicide and mental health;
www.nosp.ie

 

For further information on clinics, health websites and health helplines, see our 'Health & Support' section.

 

HUMAN RIGHTS & EQUALITY/ POLICY/ EDUCATION

 

Amnesty International: international human rights organisation;
www.amnesty.ie,

Changing Attitude Ireland: a network of people, gay and straight, lay and ordained, working for the full inclusion of gay and lesbian people in the churches in Ireland;
www.changingattitudeireland.org,

Equality Authority: independent body for equality in Ireland;
www.equality.ie,

Gay Law News: info, news and resources concerning international law;
www.gaylawnet.com,

GLEN (Gay and Lesbian Equality Network): info, equality and education resources;
www.glen.ie,

Human Rights Campaign: working for LGBT equal rights;
www.hrc.org,

ilga (International Lesbian Gay Organisation): working for human rights for LGBT at European level;
www.ilga-europe.org,

Irish Council for Civil Liberties: independent human rights watchdog for Ireland;
www.iccl.ie,

Lesbian Line Belfast: online support and policy service;
www.hereni.org,

National Gay & Lesbian Task Force: “creating change”;
www.thetaskforce.org,

Stonewall: equality & justice service for LGB; 
www.stonewall.org.uk

ShoutOut: challenging discrimination in schools, through working with students.
www.shoutout.ie

 

27 Jun 2016 - New Resource for Trans Youth!

Coming Soon: Our brand-new "Young Trans People Talking" booklet


27 Jun 2016 - Dundalk LGBT Pride 2016

It's nearly here! 14-17 July!


27 Jun 2016 - Dublin Pride 2016

Thanks to all who joined our float!


27 Jun 2016 - NEWS UPDATE!

Click here for what's been keeping us busy


19 Feb 2016 - NEW Publications Page

Due to ongoing demand, we've finally uploaded our publications (old and new) onto our site. Check out it out through our 'Services' tab.


09 Feb 2016 - Safer Internet Day 2016

Tuesday 9th Feb 2016 is Safer Internet Day. Outcomers is taking part by re-launching our LGBT anti-cyberbullying e-book online: click on this news link for more information!