Amach! LGBT Galway
AMACH! LGBT Galway Ltd — a registered company since March 2010 — is a volunteer run organisation which represents and campaigns on behalf of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community in Galway City and County.
Phone: 1890 929 539
Outwest Ireland is a voluntary social and support group for LGBT people in the west of Ireland. The group organise outings and events several times a year, in various venues in the west of Ireland.
Tel: Text information line 087 9725586
Teach Solais LGBT+ Resource Centre
Teach Solais is the LGBT+ Resource Centre in Galway. Operating as a drop-in center and space for groups to meet. It aims to offer a visible, accessible, safe and welcoming setting that will improve the overall well being of the LGBT+ community.
Traveller Support: LGBT Pavee
LGBT Pavee is an independent social support group offering peer support, information and platforms for LGBT+ Travellers to express their views and needs publicly alongside cultivating safe spaces that encourages expression, freedom of identity and community connection
Tel: 098 4084959
Coming Out Information
Coming Out is the term used by LGBT people to describe their experiences of discovery, self-acceptance and openness about their LGBT identity. Having someone to talk to, and getting emotional support, can help people deal with the stresses of coming out. Many people talk to a professional, like their GP, before telling friends and family.
Coming Out Supports
First Out Peer Support Group – Galway
First out is a peer support group, run by the LGBT Galway Helpline, for people who need support to come out as LGBT or who are questioning their sexuality or gender identity. Meetings take place on the first Thursday of each month in Teach Solais LGBT+ Resource Centre.
Tel: 1890 929 539