GROUPS

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4 INCLUSION

‘4 Inclusion’ is a social group for all those who identify under the LGBT+ umbrella and therefore hosts a welcoming and inclusive atmosphere. The group aims to enable members to build relationships, grow confidences and improve their overall quality of life, and allow individuals to meet others within the community they otherwise wouldn’t. Meeting twice a month on the 1st & 3rd Thursday from 6pm – 8pm, it will allow members to attend regularly and build better relationships. The group partakes in various activities from coffee, meals, and museum visits to hill walking, bowling, and much more.

  • Facebook groups are private and only members that attend can join or see who is in the group.
  • Meeting: First & Third Thursday’s of the month in Four Pillars from 6pm
  • To Join: Please first contact or call 01224 211963

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 & 3rd Wednesday of the month, and will run from 6pm – 8pm and offer a drop-in service, meaning members can arrive after work (even if this is before 6pm).

  • Facebook: Groups are private and only members that attend can join or see who is in the group.
  • Meeting: First & Third Wednesdays of the month in Four Pillars from 6pm
  • To Join: Please first contact or call 01224 211963

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).

  • Facebook: Groups are private and only members that attend can join or see who is in the group.
  • Meeting: First Sunday of the month in Four Pillars from 1pm
  • To Join: Please first contact or call 01224 211963

TALK FOUR

Talk 4 is designed to enable participants to open up in a group setting. Overcome personal situations whilst supporting others. It aims to not only grow self-awareness and understanding but empathy and compassion for others. In the process this may enlighten some members into addressing issues they didn’t know currently existed from within.

  • Facebook: Groups are private and only members that attend can join or see who is in the group.
  • Meeting: Every Tuesday in Four Pillars from 6pm
  • To Join: Please first contact or call 01224 211963

4 SURVIVORS

4 Survivors is a collaborative group set up by Rape Crisis Grampian and Four Pillars and offers group support for LGBT survivors of Domestic Abuse, Sexual Assault and Rape. The group meets monthly and provides individuals the opportunity to share their story, receive support and build friendships in a safe setting, allowing individuals to increase confidences and move forward.

  • Meeting: Last Tuesday of the month in RCG
  • To Join: Please first contact or call 01224 590932