Get Involved

There are many ways you can get involved with us:

  • Attend one of our meetings: 2nd Thursday of the month at York St John University De Grey 109 7pm – 9:30pm
  • Volunteer with us: do you have a special interest? We can find something for you.
  • Become a member fill out the form below:

  • Notes on Membership                                                                                        Voting Rights

Full Member: anyone who identifies as LGBTQI,                                                           Yes

Associate Member: anyone who supports our aims and objectives                         No
but doesn’t want voting rights

Corporate Member: any organisation that wishes to                                                   No
support our aims and objectives

YORK LGBT FORUM

Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) No. 1162234

Address: Priory Street Centre, 15 Priory Street, York YO1 6ET

www.yorklgbtforum.org.uk

THE OBJECTS OF THE CIO are:

  1. To promote equality and diversity for the public benefit by:

–  the elimination of discrimination in relation to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer, questioning people (LGBT) and allies and associates living within the city of York and its environs;

–  challenging homophobia, biphobia, transphobia or any associated negative attitudes and behaviour within society;

–  working with partners and organisations, public and private, in developing initiatives that will enhance and safeguard LGBT people’s lives, ensuring their inclusion in all aspects of life, and that their human rights are promoted; and by

– advancing education, raising awareness and promoting a culture based on equality and diversity.

  1. To promote social inclusion for the public benefit by preventing lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer, questioning people (LGBT) and allies and associates from being socially excluded from society on the grounds of sexual orientation and gender identity, relieving the needs of such people; and
  2. To further any other purpose which is charitable according to the law of England and Wales for the public benefit as the trustees see fit from time to time.

Full constitution available on website:

www.yorklgbtforum.org.uk /constitution/

Alternatively, email us at yorklgbtforum@gmail.com

We have collected your data because we have considered that is it necessary for us to have your email and address (optional) in order for you to receive communications from us. We will keep your data until you notify us you are no longer want to be a member or have died. Your data is secured in a safe place and is locked with only the Secretary having access to the files. We will from time to time ask you if your details are correct and if you would like to remain a member.

Upcoming Events

  • York Out of the Closet: 50 years of LGBT History 05/06/2017 – 25/09/2017 York Castle Museum, Eye of York, Tower St, York YO1 9RY, UK We have been working with York LGBT History and York Pride to have a community exhibition showing 50 years of LGBT History at the Castle Museum. Entry is included in the ticket fee
  • Queer Women's Group 17/08/2017 at 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm York MESMAC office, The Workshop, Marygate Lane (off Marygate), York, YO30 7BJ. Peer support and social group offering a safe space to discuss issues around mental health, sexuality, and to meet other queer people. Trans* Inclusive.