GROUPS

BREAKFAST CLUB

Breakfast club is perfect for the whole family. A place where young people, including those under 13, can meet others, build relationships, learn & grow together. Whilst playing games, lego, doing arts & crafts, or playing on the computers. It is also a perfect environment where parents, guardians and others can come together and share experiences. So whether you’re LGBT+ or a family member is, and you want to learn more, pop along on a Saturday morning and start to grow.

*Breakfast includes, cereal toast and jams

4 TEENS

‘4 Teens’ is a support & social group for young LGBT+ people aged 13 – 19 years old. 4 Teens will run on every other week from 6-8pm and be a social and support group for teenagers. It will incorporate play and learning; offering relaxed sessions, board games, console, art & crafts as well as educational and open session around mental, emotional, physical and sexual health. Inviting special guests in to talk to the group.

  • Meeting: Every other Friday in 4Unity from 6pm
  • To Join: Please first contact or call 01224 211963
  • Once registered an email reminder & updates are sent out close to each session

INCLUDING FAMILIES

‘Including Families’ is a support group for parents, partners and siblings of the LGBT+ community. This group offers peer support and education to all members, and shares information on learning about what it means for their family members who are LGBT+ and how best they can support their kin.  The group will meet on the 1st Wednesday of the month, and will run from 6pm – 8pm.

Not ready for a group setting? Why not contact and speak with a parent one-to-one first. *sessions booked for the 3rd Wednesday of the month between 6-8pm at Four Unity

  • Meeting: First Wednesday of the month in 4Unity from 6pm
  • To Join: Please first contact or call 01224 211963
  • Once registered an email reminder & updates are sent out close to each session

GRAMPIAN T-FOLK

‘Grampian T-Folk’ offers a peer social group for those who identify under the transgender umbrella. The Group will meet monthly and offer opportunities for members to find themselves, grow confidences, and building relationships in a safe and welcoming setting. Partake in educational activities, best practice advice and professional visits to the group (i.e voice coaching, equality officers etc).

  • Meeting: First Sunday of the month in 4Unity from 1pm – 5pm
  • To Join: Please first contact or call 01224 211963
  • Once registered an email reminder & updates are sent out close to each session

OUT 4 SWIMMING

‘Out 4 Swimming’ is a group swimming session making use of the brilliant facilities at the Aberdeen Aquatic Centre. The 1 hour sessions are open to LGBT+ swimmers (18+) of all abilities and will run every other Friday between 8-9pm, meeting at the Aquatic centre at 7:30pm. This group gives people a chance to utilise the 25m pool which will be private, for Four Pillars service users. It is a great opportunity to improve your mental & physical health, exercise or just have fun with new friends. So come join us for this fun way to keep active & build relationships! Sessions cost £5 per person/ per session. Financial support is provided for those that need it. Register for the sessions using the link below:

  • Meeting: Every other Friday 7:30pm
  • To Join: Please complete the application form below
  • Once registered an email reminder & updates are sent out close to each session