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Aug 19, 2014


In 2013 Cambridge City Council and South Cambridgeshire District Council commissioned Encompass Network to design and deliver a needs assessment looking at the experiences of the local lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans communities (LGBTQ), with a view to determining whether there were significant gaps in the provision of services for LGBTQ people, and whether specific sub-groups within the LGBTQ community might be in need of additional targeted services.


You can now read the results of the needs assessment here!

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Encompass Network is an organisation that supports, links and represents lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) voluntary and community organisations working in equality and diversity across Cambridgeshire.


Encompass provides support to local groups, organisations, initiatives and events to enable them to develop and to boost their membership and visibility, thus increasing an acceptance of diversity issues by the wider society.

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Encompass links local LGBTI organisations by putting on and promoting networking events to enable them to liaise with one another, have a focus on topical issues and to have their voices heard.

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Encompass represents local groups and communities both to increase their visibility and to ensure the needs of the community are listened to by local services.

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Charity no. 1118407