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Proud to be LGBT


If you want to be part of the network for lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans* TSSA members please contact Nadine Rae on

The network (previously known as Spectrum) aims to:

  • support members on LGBT issues, such as homophobia and transphobia
  • educate TSSA and its branches and activists about the issues facing LGBT members
  • provide a forum for LGBT members to meet and socialise.

No Bystanders

TSSA is working in partnership with Stonewall UK to encourage as many TSSA members and friends to pledge to end homophobia at work with the #NoBystanders pledge. To find out more information click here: No Bystanders 

Seeking support?

If any Members wish to speak to someone outside of the union regarding LGBT issues please call the Stonewall free info line on 08000 50 20 20 between 09:30 and 17:30 Monday to Friday or email at anytime, TSSA will not get any feedback about who has contacted them so this service is totally confidential and independent of TSSA.

Transgender support

Gender Identity Research and Education Society - GIRES - for general information
Press For Change - for legal information
The Beaumont Society - information line - 01582 412220 /