LGBT Strategic Forum – establishing and integrating a strategic voice for LGBT community in Bradford
This event is on February 28, 2018 2:00 pm
During February BHCA, West Yorkshire Police, BMDC, Equity Partnership, and other key district organisations will consult widely and form a LGBT Strategic Forum (similar to the Race Strategic Forum) that will provide a strategic voice within Corporate/Governing bodies such as BMDC, Health, Education, Police, Private Sector and the Voluntary Sector.
The purpose of this group is to support and advocate strategically on behalf of the LGBT community in Bradford. Initial key areas for advocacy are –
- Safeguarding LGBT Youth
- Hate crime / violence against community.
- LGBT Health Equality
- Coming out (support and help).
- Human Rights / Employment Rights
- Community Cohesion
- Racial justice for LGBT community
- Consumer rights.
Culminating with a Corporate Declaration of support to be signed by Organisation in the district on 28th February 2018.