What should the service I commission provide?

  1. A track record in offering LGBTQ+ focused spaces e.g. groups, residentials. Or robust signposting or referral pathways to LGBTQ+ specific spaces
  2. Details of space planning and costs that evidence LGBTQ+ inclusion e.g. gender-neutral toilets
  3. Inclusion of LGBTQ+ young people in the design, layout and use of the service space


Queer Futures 2 What Works NHS Commissioning Guidance

Queer Futures 2 – Commissioning Guidance Slides

To listen to what is written on this page, click below

Billie* (staff member) said “the building was designed by them, the whole point is that it feels like it’s their space. You walk down a corridor which you can physically change by drawing on it, and you have a waiting space that’s yours. You should feel like you own this building, as you come in.”

*These quotations use pseudonyms and have been anonymised to protect participant’s identity.

Queer Futures 2 Newsletter

Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /srv/users/queerfutures/apps/queerfuturestwo/public/live/web/wp-content/themes/base/includes/tweets/tweets.php on line 108
1:00 AM Jan 1st

Proudly supported by

National Institute for Health and Care Research logo Lancaster University logo University of Birmingham logo University of Brighton logo Edinburgh Napier University logo The University of Manchester logo