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

Upcoming Events

  • LGBT Karaoke 24/04/2017 at 8:30 pm – 12:30 am Thomas's of York, Museum St, York YO1 7DT, UK LGBT friendly Karaoke at Thomas of York from 8:30pm onwards
  • GeneraTe: Trans Group in York 25/04/2017 at 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Email for venue details A social group for Trans people, which meets every second and fourth Tuesday of the month in York. Please contact generatecontact@gmail.com
  • York against Homophobia in Chechnya 01/05/2017 at 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Saint Helen's Square, St Helen's Square, Market Weighton, York YO43 3AT, UK York against Homophobia in Chechnya, UK Government appeal to review LGBTQ Assylum/refugee policy. Holding hands with Pride. This is a static protest against recent events in Chechnya where Gay men are being held in concentration camps, tortured and killed. We are also appealing to our Government to urgently review their policy for LGBTQ Assylum seekers…