Edinburgh City

LGBT Youth Lothian is based in Edinburgh but we do get out and about! Many young people come to our services from West Lothian, Midlothian, East Lothian and further afield. We provide maps by email or meet you somewhere central to help you on your journey to the centre!

Watch the Edinburgh Pride 2014 3 minute DVD here 


We provide a range of services for young people. Our groups are listed below:

1st and 3rd Mondays, InfiniT, 5.30pm-7.30pm  
(aged 13-16). 

Tuesdays, Beyond Gender, 7.00-9.00pm - Group for transgender people and their friends aged 16 – 25, every Tuesday evening from 7.00 – 9.00pm.  Email info@lgbtyouth.org.uk for more info.

Wednesdays, Sound Youth, 6.30pm-8.30pm: Group for people aged 13 - 17

Thursdays, Vada, 7pm - 9.00pm: Group for people aged 17 – 25. 

Please note VADA will not be running on 16 November 2017

Sexual health & c:card: Sexual health supplies and information are available through our c:card service which is accessible during group times and by appointment through an email.

Youth Participation: Throughout the year there are a range of participation opportunities for young people aged 13 – 25 and you can get your voluntary work accredited through Youth Achievement Awards or Saltire Awards.  

We have  several friendly, trained youth workers.  Each is trained to provide support and information on a wide range of topics.  You can book a meeting with a youth worker by emailing us.

   Ann Marriott, Partnership Manager (East)

 Nigel Chipps, Youth and Community Development Officer


 Alan Massie- Sessional Youth Worker

 Raquel Bosso - Sessional Youth Worker

 Julia Vidania - Sessional Youth Worker