LGBT+ Staff and Allies


About the Network

Membership of the Network is primarily aimed at NHS Lothian employees who identify as LGBT+; however, those who identify as allies or have a positive interest in LGBT+ matters are also welcome to join the membership and attend associated events.

Members can choose to be kept informed via the confidential mailing list maintained by

You can follow the Network via our Twitter account: @lgbt_nhs


Upcoming Events

Quarterly Network Meetings

Our quarterly meetings will be a mix of business and fun! Our next meeting will be Thursday 18 January, 5-6pm in Seminar Room 1, Medical Education Centre, 3rd Floor OPD Building, WGH. You can also join via Teams.

Future meetings:

  • Thursday 11 April, 5-6pm in Meeting Room 1 at Leith Community Treatment Centre or via Teams - we'll be discussing plans for Pride, including meeting up for Edinburgh Pride.

Virtual Lunchtime Social

Virtual lunchtime socials happen the last Thursday of the month, 12.30-1.30pm, in our Teams channel. One of the committee will be there for the full hour, but everyone is welcome to pop in and out whenever you have time. If you are able to, and feel comfortable to do so, please join us in our Teams channel. All are welcome!

If you are keen to organise or host an event, please get in touch.