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Support groups

Subject Source: Ukat

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Befriending Team Correspondence Vol[ume] 2, Jun 1978 - 22 Feb 1979

Identifier: GD61/4/1/2
Scope and Contents Comprises of correspondence sent and received by the Scottish Minorities Group's (SMG) Befriending Team, which includes:Correspondence between clients and the Befriending Team providing information and advice, and contacts for external services.Correspondence between members of the Befriending Team and from prospective members.SMG correspondence, including funding applications to the Social Work Committee.Correspondence between the Befriending...
Dates: Jun 1978 - 22 Feb 1979

Minutes, 8 Jan 1974 - 17 May 2006

Identifier: GD61/1
Scope and Contents

This series contains minutes from the meetings of both the Lothian Gay and Lesbian Switchboard (and predecessor bodies) and Edinburgh Lesbian Line. It also includes the minutes from the Scottish Homosexual Rights Group's Branch and Policy committee meetings. Further information is included at sub-series level with minutes then detailed at item level.

Note that although there are minutes from 2006, the majority do not date past 1997.

Dates: 8 Jan 1974 - 17 May 2006

Minutes of the SMG Edinburgh Befriending Committee, 7 May 1974

Identifier: GD61/1/1/1/6
Scope and Contents

Updates on contact with other organisations and magazines is provided. Other discussion points are: the offer of specialised help from a psychiatrist; meeting with Samaritans; a change of telephone number for the Befriending Service and an update on callers; and the establishment of a new weekly support group for callers and referrals.

Dates: 7 May 1974

Positive Help

Identifier: GD1-145
Scope and Contents

Comprises of reports and reviews, leaflets, and newspaper clippings about the activities of Positive Help and issues around HIV and AIDS.

Dates: Majority of material found in 1989 - 1995