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Counselling

 Subject
Subject Source: Library Of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 46 Collections and/or Records:

Befrienders - Conf[idential] Correspondence, 18 Jul 1988 - 10 Jun 1993

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Identifier: GD61/4/1/8
Scope and Contents

Correspondence received and sent by the Edinburgh Gay Switchboard Befriending Team, mainly comprising letters received from service users seeking advice, and replies from Befrienders.

Other topics discussed include: resignations and requests for breaks from duties from members; request for speakers at external events; and the installation of a MINICOM V for Switchboard telephones (informing the Edinburgh Deaf Association).

Dates: 18 Jul 1988 - 10 Jun 1993

Befrienders - Conf[idential] Team correspondence, 4 Jan 1990 - 3 Mar 1991

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Identifier: GD61/4/1/7
Scope and Contents Correspondence received and sent by the Edinburgh Gay Switchboard Befriending Team. Topics include: training and requests for speakers from external organisations; staffing (including new applications, and resignations); fundraising and the Social Work Department’s grant to voluntary organisations; the death of a former member of EGS due to complications from AIDS; and a proposal to establish a Central Region Switchboard for Gay Men and Lesbians.Also included is correspondence...
Dates: 4 Jan 1990 - 3 Mar 1991

Befriending Team Correspondence Vol[ume] 1, 2 Jan 1974 - 29 May 1978

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Identifier: GD61/4/1/1
Scope and Contents Comprises of correspondence sent and received by the Scottish Minorities Group's (SMG) Befriending Team, which includes:Correspondence from clients to the Befriending Team asking for information and advice, contacts for external services; and arranging in-person meetings.Correspondence between members of the Befriending Team about individual cases and administrative issues.SMG correspondence including funding for voluntary organisations and policy...
Dates: 2 Jan 1974 - 29 May 1978

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

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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

Bid to set up counselling for male rape victims (The Scotsman), 3 Mar 1998

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Identifier: GD61/11/2/2/28
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

A collection of newspaper and magazine cuttings covering issues relating to the LGBTQ+ community.

Articles cover local, national and international news, however Scottish publications have the strongest representation with Edinburgh and Glasgow based publications being a specific strength within this sub-series.

Dates: 3 Mar 1998

Co-ordinator's Correspondence, 29 Jan 1987 - 23 Nov 1990

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Identifier: GD61/4/1/6
Scope and Contents Correspondence received and sent by the Co-Ordinator of the Edinburgh Gay Switchboard relating to both EGS and Lesbian Line. Topics include: finances and fundraising; staffing (including new applications, requests for breaks from duties, and resignations); training and requests for speakers from external organisations; internal correspondence to the membership; advertising including a radio feature and leaflets; and issues with mail deliveries (Royal Mail). External organisations...
Dates: 29 Jan 1987 - 23 Nov 1990

Correspondence, 2 Jan 1974 - 29 Jul 2004

 Series
Identifier: GD61/4
Scope and Contents This series contains correspondence sent and received by Lothian Gay and Lesbian Switchboard and its predecessor bodies, as well as correspondence relating to the Scottish Homosexual Rights Group Edinburgh Branch. It includes correspondence from service users and members of LGLS. It also includes correspondence relating to the administration and running of the service, training, statistics, staffing, and campaigning. Further information is provided at sub-series and file...
Dates: 2 Jan 1974 - 29 Jul 2004

Correspondence, 1 Aug 1985 - 14 Dec 1987

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Identifier: GD61/4/1/5
Scope and Contents Correspondence between the Edinburgh Gay Switchboard and other groups and organisations, including: Lothian Marriage Counselling Service; the Highland Gay Group; the Borders Gay Group; Moray House College of Education; Laetare International Centre; Young People’s Advisory Service (West Lothian); Lothian Health Board; Edinburgh Bisexual Group; Lothian and Borders Police; the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh; Scottish AIDS Monitor (SAM); Gay Bereavement Project; Body Positive; Scottish Television...
Dates: 1 Aug 1985 - 14 Dec 1987

Doctor warns of effects of atrocity on medics (The Scotsman), 3 May 1999

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Identifier: GD61/11/2/3/86/3
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series:

A collection of newspaper and magazine cuttings covering issues relating to the LGBTQ+ community.

Articles cover local, national and international news, however Scottish publications have the strongest representation with Edinburgh and Glasgow based publications being a specific strength within this sub-series.

Dates: 3 May 1999

Early History, 1970s

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Identifier: GD61/5/2/3
Scope and Contents Photocopies of an article in Gay Scotland celebrating 10 years of Switchboard, timelines of Switchboard, the logs of the first calls and the minutes from the Scottish Minorities Group meeting where it was agreed to establish a phoneline.Correspondence relating to, and an outline of, a one-day workshop on Sexual Attitude Reassessment, held at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital, 27/05/1978.A request for a speaker from the Lothian Marriage Counselling Service, dated...
Dates: 1970s