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Libraries NI – LGBT Collections

Libraries across Belfast are highlighting novels with an LGBT theme over the summer. The collections include titles by well known gay personalities such as Julian Cleary, Mark Gatiss and Val McDairmid. “Over The Rainbow” collections can be found in Belfast Central library, Finaghy, Ballyhackamore and Ormeau Libraries. A second...

Rainbow Magic Belfast Central Library

Belfast Central Library presents STORYTIME EXTRA, a new monthly Saturday storytime for children aged 4-8 accompanied by an adult. First Saturday of the month from 2.00 pm to 3.00 pm. As this Saturday coincides with the Pride Festival Parade they have have themed it “Rainbow Magic – We are all different. Lets celebrate with colourful...

Belfast Pride Festival

The Belfast Pride Festival 2014 runs from Friday 25th July to Saturday 2nd August. The Belfast Pride Festival Guide 2014 is out now! It is packed full with a record number of events which represents as much of our community as possible and reflects the wide range of interests in our diverse community. To download a copy of the guide click...

Tessa Hartmann: John Barrowman’s gay kiss at Commonwealth Games was ‘inappropriate for children’

A fashion columnist has attacked John Barrowman for a kissing a man during the Commonwealth Games opening ceremony, branding it “inappropriate for children”. The opening ceremony yesterday evening, which is estimated to have reached a global audience of several hundred...

Commonwealth Games opening ceremony celebrates equality with John Barrowman gay kiss

The opening ceremony of the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games this evening featured a kiss between actor John Barrowman and a male dancer, in celebration of equality in Scotland. The kiss between out actor Barrowman and the kilted man was accompanied by shouts of “here’s to equality in Scotland”, and other backing dancers pulling party...

Dublin: Same-sex marriage motion passes at local council

A motion supporting same-sex marriage passed with 34-1 majority in South County Dublin this week. Yesterday Fintan Warfield, Sinn Féin Councilor and Mayor of South County Dublin, received support for his...

Planning Your Holiday? Stay Within The Law, Stay Safe

As our thoughts turn to holidays, it’s important to remember that not all countries have the same laws, governing behaviour, as we do here in the United Kingdom. In lots of countries same-sex sexual activity is illegal and penalties range from fines to prison terms and in some cases death. It’s always important to consider the laws of...

Sexual Health Clinics Belfast

The Rainbow Project, in partnership with the Royal Victoria Hospital’s GUM Clinic, has organised free confidential, drop in sexual health testing and support clinics in the Pipeworks Sauna and the LGB&T Centre. No appointment is necessary. More
Counselling Services
The Rainbow Project provides a professional, confidential counselling services for gay & bisexual men or those unsure of their sexual orientation.
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Youth Groups in Foyle
Interested in meeting new people? Aged 14-25? The Ladz Group/iD Girls are youth groups for young men and women in the Foyle Area.
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Support and Advocacy Services
Have you been the victim of a homophobic hate crime? Are you experiencing problems at work because of your sexual orientation.....?.
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Sexual Health Services
Click on the link below to receive free safer sex supplies and to find out more about our sexual health support, outreach and testing services.
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Personal Development Programmes
Are you 18 years or over? Do you fancy a change of scene? Would you like to meet other guys in a relaxed, supportive environment?
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Family Ties/Parents Support
If you are the parent of a gay or bisexual child, The Rainbow Project can offer you support at Family Ties - a monthly group for parents of LGB children.
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