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Cara-Friend and The Rainbow Project – Support for Families of LGBT People

Contact Information

Address
23-31 Waring Street , Belfast,
Postcode
BT1 2DX View Location on Map >
Contact Person
Tracey Crowe and Malachai O'Hara
Telephone Number
028 9098 0202 or 028 9031 9030
Email Address
admin@cara-friend.org.uk
Web Address
http://www.cara-friend.org.uk/Opens in a new window

Please contact our office for more information using the telephone number given in this profile.

Other Information

Facilities Information

Main Services Provided

Cara-Friend was established in 1974 as a voluntary counseling, befriending, information, health and social space organisation for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Trans (LGB&T) community.

Cara-Friend aims to support and empower the LGBTQ+ by providing front line services such as one-to-one sessions, information, education, training and referral services.

Our main services are supporting LGBTQ+ children and young people at ages 12-25, to offer support to their family members and others around them, LGBT Switchboard service, education, training and providing safe social space for the community along with social activities through volunteering








Organisation Type
Main Age Groups
  • All Ages
  • Young People aged 12-25yrs and their families
Method of Access (Referral)
  • GP
  • Health Visitor
  • Hospital
  • School
  • Self
  • Social Worker
Family Support Services Categories
  • Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender
Main Category of Services
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Signposting/Advice
  • Suicide Prevention

Areas covered

  • All of N Ireland
  • Antrim
  • Ards
  • Armagh
  • Ballymena
  • Ballymoney
  • Banbridge
  • Belfast
  • Carrickfergus
  • Castlereagh
  • Coleraine
  • Cookstown
  • Craigavon
  • Derry
  • Down
  • Dungannon
  • Fermanagh
  • Larne
  • Limavady
  • Lisburn
  • Magherafelt
  • Moyle
  • Newry&Mourne
  • Newtownabbey
  • North Down
  • Omagh
  • Strabane

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Cara-Friend and The Rainbow Project – Support for Families of LGBT People

  • Cara-Friend and The Rainbow Project – Support for Families of LGBT People