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Information and resources for professionals who work with young LGBT+ people in Herts

If you are looking for information, guidance and resources to support your work with LGBT+ young people you are in the right place!

Services for Young People is part of Hertfordshire County Council and provides a wide range of support for LGBT+ young people and those questioning their identity. If you would like to speak to one of our professional Youth Workers for some guidance, please get in touch via the contact us form.

More information about the support for young LGBT+ people provided by SfYP can be found here:

Support for young LGBT+ people 

If you would like to refer a young person to one of our projects for young LGBT+ people, please use our referral form.

Further information on Services for Young People and how they support young people visit:

Support for schools

The Services for Young People LGBT+ team offer support to secondary schools across Hertfordshire and can work with your school to promote LGBT+ inclusivity through workshops, assemblies and tailored support. Find more details here: LGBT+ Schools Project


Top 10 Tips for working with LGBT+ young people

You can download and print off our booklet by clicking on the link below. 

Top 10 Tips for working with LGBT+ young people in Hertfordshire (booklet)


Useful links

The following organisations' websites contain a wealth of information and advice for both you and the young people you are working with.

Stonewall UK

Brook guidance about gender

The Proud Trust

Albert Kennedy Trust



Schools Out!


Gendered Intelligence

Transgender and Non-Binary Support Group