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  • What is BeLonG To

    BeLonG To is the national organisation for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered (LGBT) young people, aged between 14 and 23.

    BeLonG To Vision

    Our vision is a world where LGBT+ young people are equal, safe and valued in the diversity of their identities and experiences.

     

    BeLonG To Mission

    To work with LGBT+ young people as equals to achieve our vision through

    (a) youth work

    (b) changing attitudes

    (c) research

     

    BeLonG To Values

    1.   Welcoming, inclusive, supportive, safe and fun

    2.   Integrity, honesty, openness and respect

    3.   Promoting human rights, social justice, solidarity and intersectional equality

    4.   Collaboration and youth participation

    5.   Being a better and a learning organization

      

    Model of Youth Work Practice

    BeLonG To model of youth work practice is adapted from Critical Social Education.

    Critical – LGBT+ young people thinking for themselves 

    Social –  Pro Society and working together as group 

    Education – Youth Work values guides the education process

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