Organization:Lighthouse NGO
Where:Kiev, Ukraine
Project:Work with LGBT youth in Ukraine: the first steps
Grant awarded:
€ 3,254 - February 2016

Lighthouse NGO

Lighthouse NGO is specifically reaching out to LGBTI teenagers, providing them with social support, as well as psychological and legal assistance.

Lighthouse gives them the help they need by facilitating an online safe space and social internet group, where they can get advice, as well as give mutual support. Next to that, they set up a telephone help line and developed educational and self-help materials.

 

Project Results

  • A hotline for LGBTI teenagers was established
  • Currently receiving 10 calls a month
  • Distribution of outreach materials to partner organizations and allies
  • Growth from 30 to 150 participants in their LGBTI Teens Union group