LGBTQIA+ Support Groups

A number of support groups offer services to LGBTQIA+ people in Keighley, Airedale, Wharefdale and the Worth Valley.

Yorkshire Mesmac

Mesmac offers councselling, support and consultancy to LGBTQIA+ indoviduals and organisations, both adults and youth.

Yorkshire Mesmac

Equity Partnership

Equity Partnership offers a range of services to the LGBTQ+ community and wider society in Bradford dfistrict, from training, consultancy or research to hiring out their community centre for events.

Equity Partnership

BLAGY

Bradford Lesbian and Gay Youth is a social and support group for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans people aged 14-25.

BLAGY

Bradford SHADE

Youth group supporting QTIPOC young people in Bradford.

Bradford SHADE (Instagram)

Keighley Sound

Kieghley-based LGBTQIA+ youth group.

Keighley Sound (Facebook)

Keighley Sound (email)

Dealing with hate crime

Bradford Hate Crime Alliance

The BHCA team are working hard to make sure that the city of Bradford can be free from hate crime in order to be a true home to all its citizens whatever their skin colour, sexual or religious beliefs are.

Bradford Hate Crime Alliance

West Yorkshire Police

West Yirkshire Police are keen for people to report hate crimes and hate incidents. Not all reports end in prosection, but do help the police understand the extend of hate crimes to they can better respond to community needs.

West Yorkshire Police Hate Crimes