Set up in 1988, we are a registered charity and support organisation that aims to promote equality and diversity in Suffolk, and combat sexual orientation and gender identity discrimination and prejudice for all.

We provide help, support, advice and events for Suffolk's 35,000 LGB&T people as well as hosting equality and diversity training for businesses and organisations and organising regional LGB&T occasions.

Need support?

Are you gay, a lesbian, bisexual and/or someone who identifies as a transgender person?

Or are you a carer, friend or relative of someone who is gay, lesbian, bisexual and/or transgender and want to have a chat with someone about LGB&T issues?


Call our helpline 7pm -10pm on weekdays and speak to our volunteers in complete confidence about whatever's on your mind: 

0345 123 2388*

In the case of an emergency, where you, family members or friends are at risk, please call the emergency services on 999.

To call the police on a non-emergency number, please dial 101.

You can also email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

*Service provided by Outhouse East. All helpline volunteers have received appropriate training and have been subject to a DBS check. If you are unable to call while our helpline is open, there is also the London Lesbian and Gay Helpline 0300 330 0630 that is open 10am - 11pm daily.


We host social and other events throughout Suffolk. Details of individual events are available on our Events and Notices page.

Have some spare time on your hands? Why not volunteer with us or become a member and help us make a real difference for LGB&T people in our lovely region: Volunteering; Become a member

Suffolk LGB&T Network - Registered Charity No. 1099683

Registered Office: 160 Hadleigh Road, IPSWICH, IP2 0HH - Correspondence only

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