Remember that it is illegal in the UK to discriminate based on your sexuality and gender identity.
Stonewall provide information and advice. They have a database that can help you find local lesbian, gay and bisexual community groups or services.
Switchboard LGBT+ is a service that gives national information and a listening service over phone and email and instant messaging. All volunteers identify as LGBT+ so the person answering the telephone will have an understanding of your situation. They are based in London but do take calls from the whole of the UK.
Mind Out is a mental health service for LGBT+ people which provides advice, information, advocacy, peer support groups, mentoring and wellbeing events.
Pink Therapy has a directory listing qualified therapists throughout the UK who work with the LGBT+ community from a positive stance.
LGBT Consortium develops and supports LGBT groups and projects around the country. Use the site's directory to find local mental health services.
LGBT Foundation exists to support the needs of the diverse range of people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans. We believe in a fair and equal society where all LGBT people can achieve their full potential. Their helpline provides support and advice and is staffed by a team of dedicated staff and volunteer operators all of whom receive extensive training and support.
AVEN: The Asexual Visibility and Education Network hosts the world's largest online asexual community as well as a large archive of resources on asexuality. Provides email to support to people who identify as asexual and their friends and family.
The Beaumont Society is a national transgender support network offering emotional support via a weekly helpline, as well as general information and support groups
GIRES (Gender Identity Research and Education) are a charity that provides information for transgender people and medical professionals, including research and links to support groups.
MindLine Trans+ is a confidential emotional, mental health support helpline for people who identify as Transgender, Agender, Gender Fluid, Non-binary…
Being Gay is Okay is service that gives online information and advice for under 25 year olds.
Albert Kennedy Trust supports young LGBT people between 16 and 25 years old.
Gendered Intelligence works with the trans community and those who impact on trans lives with a particular focus on supporting young trans people under the age of 21.
Age UK is an organisation that offers guidance and support for older people who may be experiencing difficulties in accessing services or care. Their guide for older LGBT+ people can be found here.
Notts LGBT+ Network provides information and support to the LGBT+ communities in Nottingham and Nottinghamshire county.
Derbyshire LGBT is Derbyshire’s only LGBT+ specific support service. They support anyone who is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender or anyone who is having issues with their sexual orientation or gender identity, this includes family and friends.
University of Nottingham Students Union LGBT+ Network exists to represent all students studying at the University of Nottingham who do not conform to the hetero normative or cis normative expectations of society (and therefore anyone who self-identifies as LGBT+). This also includes anyone who experiences any sort of homophobia, biphobia and/or transphobia