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West Kent – Maidstone, Tunbridge Wells, Tonbridge & Malling, Sevenoaks

CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

We’re still here to support LGBT+ young people (and parents / carers), but are changing the way this happens.

Support will be carried out over the phone or online instead of meeting face-to-face. Weekly BeYou meet-ups are not currently being held, but we are looking into ways to carry these out online.

We understand that LGBT+ young people can experience feelings of isolation at the best of times, so we’re doing what we can to ensure they feel connected, supported and part of the community.

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We’re running weekly meet-ups in your area. These are safe spaces that anyone who thinks they might be LGBT+ can come along to.

We’re also getting ready to run fortnightly meet-ups for 18-25 year olds in Tonbridge and Maidstone. All the details are in the table below.

At all our groups, you can meet new people who share some of the same feelings and experiences as you, socialise and just hang out in a safe and non-judgemental setting.

Are you aged 13-17?
When? What time? Where?
Every Monday 4 – 5.30pm Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys, St John’s Road, Tunbridge Wells TN4 9XB
Every Wednesday 7 – 9pm Tonbridge Youth Hub, Avebury Avenue, Tonbridge TN9 1TF
Every Thursday 4 – 5.30pm InfoZone, 3 Palace Avenue, Maidstone ME15 6NF

Please note – BeYou meet-ups in Tonbridge and Maidstone will not be running in West Kent between February 10th and February 14th. BeYou meet-ups in Tunbridge Wells will not be running on February 10th and February 17th.

Are you aged 18-25?
When? What time? Where?
Every other Wednesday
(starting 15th January 2020)
6.30 – 8pm Tonbridge Fire Station, Vale Road, Tonbridge, TN9 1SW
Every other Thursday
(starting 9th January 2020)
6.30 – 8pm Maidstone Fire Station, Loose Road, Maidstone, ME15 9QB

To find out more about our groups, please email beyou@porchlight.org.uk.