Below is a list of LGBT+ safe spaces that are now OutREACH Partners. OutREACH Partners promise to keep their workspace free of homophobia and transphobia and are helping us to work towards LGBT+ equality in Cumbria. 
If you own a business that is an LGBT+ safe space and would like to be added to our list and be advertised in every issue of Alphabet Soup then please email us for details at mag@outreachcumbria.co.uk
Always Another Way, Cumbria Ltd

A not-for-profit community interest company building stronger communities through local projects. They run LGBTQ+ support for 8-24 yr old and their families, Mental Health support, coping skills sessions, sign language classes and more!

Contact: Email info@alwaysanotherway.co.uk or Phone 07516319860

Beardy Synergy

A collaborative project between two art loving friends to create high quality pieces of artwork using spray cans, brushes and anything else we can get our hands on.

Contact: facebook/BeardySynergy

Border City Roller Derby

BCRD is a friendly, inclusive, all gender, roller derby league based in Carlisle, welcoming people from all backgrounds who would like to learn to skate and play roller derby

Contact: facebook/BorderCityRollers or Email bordercityrollers@gmail.com

Cambridge Weight Plan

The 1:1 Diet by Cambridge Weight Plan, Cumbria,

Contact : irenecwp@gmail.com

Carlisle Cult Cinema Club

An alternative to the mainstream, bringing cinematic trash and treasure to all cult film fans.

Contact: Email kerrymilgate@googlemail.com or Phone 07495709792

Carlisle Eden Mind

Carlisle Eden Mind is a local charity, affiliated to Mind, supporting people with mental health problems across the Carlisle and Eden Districts

Contact: www.cemind.org; Facebook/Carlisle Eden Mind; Phone 0300 561 0000; or email info@mindlinecumbria.org for mental health support and information

Cumbria Alcohol and Drug Advisory Service (CADAS)

We provide support for individuals, family members and carers – promoting recovery in the community. We also offer free public health information, education and training as part of our preventative strategy.

Phone: 0300 111 4002/Visit: www.cadas.co.uk

Cumbria County Council

Contact: www.cumbria.gov.uk

The Fairydust Emporium 

The Fairydust Emporium in Silloth welcomes you

Contact: Facebook @FairydustHQ booking highly recommended: 016973 31787 

First Step

We provide free talking therapies for depression and anxiety disorders for adults in Cumbria.

Contact: www.firststepcumbria.nhs.uk or phone 03001239122

The Hangry Lemons

A small market cafe selling hot and cold food and drink

Contact: Facebook/The Hangry Lemons or Visit 50-52 The Market, Scotch Street, Carlisle

Harraby Community Campus

Our new community hub includes – a Café, Bar (event times only), Library, Pennine Way Nursery, Community Centre & Theatre, 3G Sports Pitches & Indoor Sports Arena, Pennine Way Primary School and St Aidan's Nursery.

Contact: www.harrabycommunitycentre.org.uk or visit Harraby Community Campus, Edhill Road, Carlisle

High Sheriff of Cumbria-Marcia Reid Fotheringham

"As High Sheriff, I intend to ensure that my year will be a most memorable one for the entire community of Cumbria."

Contact: www.highsheriffcumbria201920.com

Katia's LDC driving instructor

Fully qualified female driving instructor, providing a safe and friendly environment for all pupils to achieve their driving ambitions.

Contact: info@passwithkatia.co.uk or phone 07502411040

Mentoring in Cumbria

Jude Beveridge works with adults and young people helping them to raise their self-esteem, improve mental health and boost confidence

Contact: Email littleyam@btinternet.com or Phone: 07919 837592

Mike - Dr Beet

Body piercer / not a real doctor.

Contact: Instagram @drbeetpiercer; Phone 01228514115; or visit Immortal Art Studio, Carlisle 

Miss Pearl 

Vintage and modern professional singer

Contact: Instagram @misspearlsinger or facebook/MissPearlSinger

Mobile Beauty in Cumbria

Luna is a mobile beauty and holistic therapy service. Relaxation and beauty in the comfort of your own home.

Contact: facebook/sarahlunaholistics or phone 07984245593

Trans Family Carlisle Support Group

Family support group for transgender people and their families.

Contact: transfamilycarlisle@outlook.com 

Victim Support

The leading independent charity in England and Wales for people affected by crime and traumatic events

Contact: Phone 0300 30 30 157 or visit www.victimsupport.org.uk open Monday-Friday 8am-6pm