shOUT LGBT Youth Group Galway

shOUT! is a group for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender or questioning young people between the ages of 14 and 21 years.


GOSSIP – the Gender Odyssey Support Service And Information Project is a volunteer run support group that meets on the second Saturday of each month in Teach Solais LGBT Resource Centre Galway from 10.30am-12.30pm, and is open to all Trans people who wish to avail of the service.

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OutWestis a social and support group for Gay men, Lesbian women and Bisexual people in the West of Ireland.

LBGT Pavee

LGBT Pavee is the Gay Traveller resource and information site and online forum


GIGSoc is NUI, Galway’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Society. It exists to provide a safe space for LGBT students to meet, have fun, and support one another.

Gay Soc GMIT Castlebar

  • Facebook: GMIT@Castlebar EQUALITY Society
  • e-mail:

Garda  Diversity Officer

  • Sgt Karen Maloney, Salthill Garda Station
  • Phone: 091 514721

AIDS West Galway

AIDS West is a voluntary organisation which offers the highest quality care and support to those affected by HIV/AIDS/STIs and to those worried about their sexual health, and also offers information and education on all aspects of sexual health.


This group is for women who identify as LGBT. It’s a social group for adult women (must be over 18). Contact through


TransGalway is a mature, relaxed and non judgmental peer support group,aimed towards transgender individuals over the age of 25. Open to all transgender people, including those experimenting with or simply questioning their gender.

For further info contact


TribesMEN Galway is a social group for men, they hope to organise events like nights out, hill walking etc depending on demand.  If your interested in meeting up contact them through meet at

Regional and National 

National  LGBT helpline 1890 929 539

LGBT Helpline exists to provide access to a network of volunteer-run helplines who provide a non-judgmental, confidential, listening, support and information service for LGBT people, their families and friends

  • Phone: 1890 929 539 Monday to  Friday 7pm to 9pm


Noise is an independent non-party political group campaigning for the provision of civil marriage for all people in Ireland irrespective of gender and sexual identity. Noise is also active in highlighting other areas of discrimination against LGBT people.



Location: Dublin, Ireland


Marriage Equality is a campaign working to secure equal marriage rights for same-sex couples in Ireland.



BelonG To

BelonG To support lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender young people in Ireland.


Phone: 01-670 6223


Gay and Lesbian Equality Network

Website :


Transgender Equality Network of Ireland


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