Opening Doors London aims to specifically meet the needs of the older LGBT* (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans*) community and is aimed at people who identify as LGBT* and are over the age of 50. We have members from across London and beyond.
The aims of Opening Doors London are to develop services for the older LGBT* community that combat isolation through the provision of:
Opening Doors London also campaigns with service user Ambassadors to ensure older LGBT* voices are heard by policy makers and to provide information, guidance and staff training for statutory and voluntary sector service providers, in order to help them develop appropriate and inclusive services for older LGBT* people.
Opening Doors London is a charity with a Board of Trustees and Patron. More can be read about them here.
For information about volunteering opportunities at Opening Doors London please contact us.