Our LGBT+ young adult ambassadors deliver talks and workshops championing LGBT+ equality – these are happening virtually during coronavirus, if you need them to.
They speak honestly about who LGBT+ people are, and share their own stories growing up LGBT+ today to connect with all students in a powerful way.
After our sessions, 86% of students understand why everyone should care about LGBT+ issues.
Our LGBT+ talks and workshops
Just Like Us LGBT+ ambassadors are professionally trained LGBT+ young adults from different walks of life
They use their personal experiences of coming out and overcoming bullying in the recent past to give hope to LGBT+ pupils and help non-LGBT+ pupils understand why LGBT+ equality is important
Our LGBT+ ambassadors cover secondary schools and colleges in Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Durham, Liverpool, London, Manchester and Oxford
What the talks and workshops cover
Increase understanding of LGBT+ in an age-appropriate way
Arrange one or many quickly and easily
Sessions tailored to your students and timetable
Our LGBT+ ambassadors are young adults who build empathy and understanding
Staff benefit from hearing our LGBT+ ambassadors
Our follow-up resources build impact and momentum
We're not-for-profit - we ask for donations, not fees
We fit well into LGBT History Month, Anti-Bullying Week, Pride and other events
Why schools and colleges love us
What about primary schools?
And faith schools?
We invite you to be involved in the adapted offer we are developing for:
Faith schools and schools in faith communities who'd like a more tailored approach
Schools preferring virtual rather than in-person visits
Schools, colleges and individual educators who participate in our in-person, online and phone consultations will also get priority access to our new 2020-21 sessions!
Meet our LGBT+ ambassadors
Watch our ambassadors open up about bullying and how they got through it
Yes! We are currently delivering school talks and workshops virtually, where needed, during coronavirus.
Every talk and workshop is delivered by 1 or 2 ambassadors, who share their own stories of growing up LGBT+.
We have 180 diverse LGBT+ ambassadors based in Birmingham, Bristol, Cardiff, Durham, Liverpool, London, Manchester and Oxford, who can deliver talks and workshops online.
Are virtual talks possible during lockdown?
Express your interest and/or invite an LGBT+ ambassador
Express your interest
You're interested in hosting an LGBT+ ambassador at your school or college
Or you'd like to speed up development and get priority access to virtual visits, primary visits and visits specifically for faith communities in 2020-21
You can also join our closed Facebook group Educators who want to champion LGBT+ in schools
We're happy to be involved in conferences, training and more. Get in touch.