LGBT+ is lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender (plus).
Some people are LGBT+. Everyone is worthy of respect.
About the campaign
In 2017 South Tyneside's Young People's Parliament ran a campaign to raise awareness of LGBT+ issues for young people.
They explored the theme through a series of events, collecting young people's views and identifying any issues or concerns.
For more information read the LBGT+ Campaign Report1.1MB.
Resources for schools
LGBT+ Standards for Schools512.25KB
Information and support
You might be questioning your sexual orientation or gender identity, you might already identify as LGBT+, or you may want to know more information about LGBT+ to support a friend, family member or others in the community.
Below are some links that you might find helpful:
South Tyneside Young People's Parliament
For more information about STYPP visit South Tyneside's Young People's Parliament (STYPP) or contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can keep up to date with the work of South Tyneside's Young People's Parliament and our campaigns, as well as all the other groups and opportunities offered by the Participation team on:
The best start in life
We're working to give the children of South Tyneside the best start in life.
Find out about our wide range of services for children and families. We want to build safer and stronger families, provide increased opportunities for enterprise learning and skills within healthier communities.The best start in life