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SAYiT Parents and Carers Group

The SAYiT parents and carers group met again this week (November 2018) with 7 people attending, including new group members. Our theme was discussing the implications of changes to the Gender Recognition Act . We looked at a short video clip and then lovely SAYiT...

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SAYiT is recruiting Trustees

Thinking of Becoming a Trustee? SAYiT would like to hear from you if you want to: Use your skills and experience to give back to your communityDevelop your professional skillsMake good use of your spare time SAYiT aims to build an integrated person-centered service...

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SAYiT’s Public AGM – 2018

Our 2018 public AGM was held in the wonderful Adelphi Room at the Crucible Theatre, overlooking Tudor Square. We were extremely grateful to Sheffield Theatre staff for their warm welcome and support! We were also bowled over by how many people turned up on a cold...

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SAYiT Parents and Carers group

The next SAYiT Parents/Carers meeting is on Tuesday November 6th 6.00 –7.30 with refreshments available from 5.45. There will be speakers to talk about the implications of changes to the Gender Recognition Act, SAYiT volunteers and SAYiT young people talking about how...

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Fifth Annual LGBT+ Leadership Conference

October 2018, one of our wonderful youth workers, Sophie, attended an LGBT+  leadership conference in London – here are her reflections on the event… On Friday 12th I traveled to London to take part in the fifth annual LGBT+ leaders conference ran over 2 days. The...

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National ‘coming out’ Day October 11th 2018

I have a confession - which will come as little surprise to those of you who know me - but I love the undisputed Queen of Motown, Ms. Diana Ross. I grew up with her soulful, constant and reassuring voice on the radio, and as a ten year old I may even have had the odd...

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World Mental Health Day

October 10th.  2018 – World Mental Health Day The headlines today on BBC radio 4 announced the government was appointing a suicide prevention minister for England ahead of a global summit it was hosting on mental health. The announcement was shortly followed by an...

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Paul Blomfield visit

Following a visit to The Houses of Parliament on 23rd April 2018 which was organised by the office of Paul Blomfield, the SAYiT young people met with Paul and raised issues surrounded young people’s mental health and LGBT+ support in Sheffield. Paul, the member of...

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SAYiT 2018-19 Brochure

SAYiT is pleased to introduce our brochure for 2018-19. The brochure gives a break down of services we offer to young people, support for schools, support for parents / carers, work with statutory, voluntary and private sectors, outreach, education and training,...

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