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THE RAINBOW PROJECT WELCOMES HISTORIC ‘YES’ FOR MARRIAGE EQUALITY

THE RAINBOW PROJECT WELCOMES HISTORIC ‘YES’ FOR MARRIAGE EQUALITY Today, The Rainbow Project, Northern Ireland’s largest support organisation for lesbian, gay, bisexual and/or transgender people and their families welcomed the ‘Yes’ vote in the Republic’s marriage equality referendum. Speaking on the result, John O’Doherty,...

The Rainbow Project Welcomes Ashers Ruling

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   THE RAINBOW PROJECT WELCOMES ASHERS RULING   Today, The Rainbow Project, Northern Ireland’s largest support organisation for lesbian, gay, bisexual and/or transgender people welcomed a ruling clarifying that Ashers baking company had acted unlawfully by refusing to fulfil their contractual agreement to make a...

The Rainbow Project announce Máirtín Ó Muilleoir as first NI Laureate for the Tolerantia Award

To mark the end of Northern Ireland LGBT Awareness Week 2015, The Rainbow Project, Northern Ireland’s largest support organisation for lesbian, gay, bisexual and/or transgender people, and their families has announced that entrepreneur, former Lord Mayor of Belfast and Assembly member, Máirtín Ó Muilleoir, will be the first Northern Ireland...

Marriage Referendum not the answer for NI

Today, The Rainbow Project, Northern Ireland’s largest LGBT support organisation responded to suggestions from politicians that a referendum should decide the issue of marriage equality in Northern Ireland and said that a referendum is not the answer.   Director of The Rainbow Project, John O’Doherty said: ‘I think that everyone in our...

Failure to pass marriage motion proves NI Assembly incapable of correcting injustice

Today, for the fourth time in the mandate of this Assembly, MLAs failed to pass a motion calling for the introduction of equal marriage in Northern Ireland. This is an entirely unsurprising outcome and shows that the Northern Ireland Assembly is incapable of correcting the injustices caused by the patchwork of marriage laws across the United...

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DUP should clarify their position on LGBT issues

Today, The Rainbow Project, Northern Ireland’s largest support organisation for lesbian, gay, bisexual and/or transgender (LGBT) people welcomed the decision of DUP Health Minister Jim Wells MLA to resign from his post following his illogical and irrational comments about same-sex parenting at an election hustings in Downpatrick. However,...

Training Dates

Interested in gaining more awareness of LGB&/T issues? Did you know that between 6-10% of the population are lesbian, gay or bisexual? (UK Treasury Estimates). Did you know that people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans# experience considerable sexual, physical and mental health inequalities? Did you know that The Rainbow Project has 2...
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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