Cumann na Daoine

A community based organisation in Youghal, Co. Cork, Ireland.

LGBTQI+ Youth Homelessness: Report Launch from BeLonGTo

In partnership with Focus Ireland, BeLonGTo LGBT+ Youth Services are excited to invite you to an event to launch

A Qualitative Study of LGBTQI+ Youth Homelessness in Ireland.

The study set out, for the first time, to give voice to the topic of LGBTQI+ youth homelessness in Ireland.

Join us on Friday, September 18th at 11am for an online event sharing details of the 22 insightful and moving interviews conducted with LGBTQI+ young people. This research provides valuable insights into the lives and experience of being LGBTQI+ and homeless in Ireland.

  • Date: Friday, September 18th, 2020
  • Time: 11am-12pm
  • Speakers: Dr Aideen Quilty and Professor Michelle Norris
  • Respondents/ contributions from: Mike Allen (Director of Advocacy, Focus Ireland), Moninne Griffith (CEO, BeLonG To) and Chris O’Donnell (Safetynet Peer Worker and expert by experience).

Commissioned by Focus Ireland, with support from St. Stephens Green Trust, this study aims to inform the development of policies and services to meet the needs of LGBTQI+ youth who are homeless.

You can register for the event here. You will then receive a confirmation email with a link to join the webinar. 

We hope to see you there,

In Pride

Moninne (she/her)

CEO, BeLonG To Youth Services