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Stand up to hate crime

Stand up to hate crime

Brexit has dominated the political landscape for two years. But perhaps the darkest legacy of Britain’s vote to leave the EU has been a national rise in hate crime. The referendum in 2016 saw a spike in verbal and physical assaults on European nationals living in the...

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LezFest 2019

LezFest 2019

A one day festival celebrating lez / bi / trans / queer culture. 11th May / Stockwell. LezFest is a space for all queer women and non-binary people to come together, have fun, and celebrate our shared culture. There are precious few spaces that exist for our community...

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Spectra in Merton

Spectra in Merton

SPECTRA has been commissioned to deliver sexual health services to young people in Merton via an outreach, prevention, and engagement programme in Merton. Services include 121 support around sexual health and related issues, mentoring, STI screening – including HIV...

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Mindfulness-Based Chemsex Recovery Programme

Mindfulness-Based Chemsex Recovery Programme

Spectra have launched a new Mindfulness-Based Chemsex Recovery Programme funded by Public Health England's HIV Innovation Fund, for gay and bisexual men (cis and trans) and men who have sex with men. Have chems, alcohol or other substances taken over your life? Do you...

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Merton Sexual Health Strategy Consultation

Merton Sexual Health Strategy Consultation

The London Borough of Merton (LBM) and Merton Clinical Commissioning Group (NHS, CCG), working alongside NHS England, are responsible for commissioning sexual health services across Merton. To inform the planning and development of these services the CCG, in...

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