Research & Development

We have been working with partner organisations to develop research and training materials to support LGBTQ+ Training. Please click on the links below to read more.

 'Delivering Equality' Report on the experiences of LGBTQ+ people in Somerset accessing health and social care please click here

  'Seldom Heard?' North Bristol Hospitals Trust NBT commissioned a report and action plan on Involving and Consulting 'hard to reach' Equalities Patient Groups. The report and action plan cover the equality groups defined by the Equality Act including: age, disability, gender, race, religion and belief, sexual orientation and gender reassignment. To download a copy of the report click here. To download a copy of the action plan click here

  'Sorted Out' Safer Bristol commissioned a report on the monitoring of gender and sexuality identity, to identify the prevalence and patterns of alcohol and drug use amongst LGBTQ+ communities, and to make recommendations to improve access to services for LGBTQ+ communities. To read the Executive Summary click here

 'Secret Loves, Hidden Lives?' University of Bristol produced a report and resources 'Secret Loves, Hidden Lives'. 'Secret Loves' explores the lives and gender and sexuality identities of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Trans people with learning difficulties and learning disabilities. To download a copy of the Executive Summary please click here

For a copy of the report and resources please email David Abbott

To read more about our Research and Development Programme please click here