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Easter Holidays

The Rainbow project’s Belfast office will be closed on Monday 21st and Tuesday 22nd April 2014. If you have an urgent inquiry please e mail info@rainbow-project.org with your inquiry in the subject line and we will get back to you as soon as possible. Alternatively, if you are in distress or despair please contact lifeline on 08088088000.

Northern Ireland Assembly To Debate Equal Marriage

The Northern Ireland Assembly is to debate Equal marriage on 29th April 2014. This is the third Equal Marriage motion to be debated in the Assembly with previous motions having fallen. This motion tabled by  Ms Caitríona Ruane, MLA South Down (Sinn Fein), Ms Bronwyn McGahan, MLA  Fermanagh and South Tyrone (Sinn Fein), Ms Megan Fearon, MLA...

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

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...

Accepting Sexuality – Shared Stories Saturday 17th May 2014

Accepting Sexuality is an informal group of Methodists, ordained and lay, working for the inclusion of LGBT people in the Church. You are invited to “Shared Stories – An opportunity to hear stories of lesbian and gay Christians” on Saturday 17th May 2014, 10.30 am – 2.00 pm at Knock Methodit Centre, 7 Knock Road, Belfast...

Experiences Of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual /& Transgender People Living In Northern Ireland

The Rainbow Project, in partnership with the Department for Agriculture and Rural Development are carrying out a survey to gather the experiences of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGB/T) people living in Northern Ireland. Do you identify as LGB/T? If so, we are keen to know what your experiences are. This survey is all LGB/T people,...

Sexual Health Clinics Ballymena

Identify as a gay or bisexual man? Need a full sexual health screen? Live in the Ballymena area? The Rainbow Project, in partnership with the Northern Health and Social Care Trust’s GUM clinic, have organised  free, confidential sexual health testing and support clinics in the Ballymena area. This is a full sexual health screen ie HIV,...

Jeremy Hunt: Lifting the lifetime gay blood ban is a matter for Northern Ireland

Lifting Northern Ireland’s lifetime ban on gay men giving blood is a matter for the province, UK Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt has stated. Sein Fein and Northern Ireland’s Alliance Party say the lifetime ban has to be lifted. In a statement on Tuesday, a UK Department of Health spokesperson...
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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