LGBT Youth Scotland

LGBT Youth Scotland support LGBTI+ young people and their friends aged 13-25.

They provide information and advice about a wide range of topics, including coming out, keeping well mentally, bulling, etc. The organisation offers youth groups across Scotland with groups in Edinburgh most weekday evenings. For more information about groups see here.

Young people can take part in activities, workshops and access 1-2-1 support from trained youth workers. Online support is also available through email, social media, text and LiveChat. Trained workers and volunteers will respond to messages and are there to chat about anything that might be bothering you. To find out more about accessing online support see here.

You can follow LGBT Youth Scotland on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram.

Service Categories


Intended Client Groups:

  • Lesbian Gay Bisexual & Transgender
  • Young People


Self Referral

This service accepts direct self referrals.

Agency Referral


Contact Info. & Provider's Address


40 Commercial Street

Service Hours

-Monday & Tuesday Online Chat 7.00 pm to 9.00 pm -

Service Contact

Tel: 0131 555 3940
Email: [email protected]

Provider's Name: LGBT Youth Scotland – Lothian

Type: Charity/Voluntary

LGBT Youth Scotland is working towards the inclusion of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender young people in the life of Scotland.


We provide a range of services and opportunities for young people, families and professionals which aim to increase awareness and confidence, as well as reducting isolation and intolerance.  These include:

  • What's Next? - 1-2-1 advice and support
  • Outreach - street work, internet outreach, mainstream youth groups
  • Sound Youth - Group for young people aged 13 - 18
  • Queeries - Group for young people aged 18 - 25
  • Fusion - Group for volunteers aged 13 - 25
  • West Lothian Group
  • LGBT Youth Line


We support Scotland's LGBT Youth Council - the network of LGBT young people - and the network of LGBT youth group leaders.

Services run by this provider

Service Contact

Tel: 0131 555 3940
Email: [email protected]

Service Hours

Monday & Tuesday Online Chat 7.00 pm to 9.00 pm

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