LGBT Listings

LGBT Organisations & Groups in Ireland

There are hundreds of LGBT organisations, groups and resources throughout Ireland. We are endeavouring to put together a comprehensive list. If you notice one that has the mistaken or old information, please email marketing@outhouse.ie.

Choose a region below

National

BeLonG To
BeLonG To Youth Services is the national organisation supporting lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex (LGBTI+) young people in Ireland.
A: Parliament House, 13 Parliament Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, D02 P658
T: 01 670 6223
E: info@belongto.org

Transgender Equality Network Ireland
Transgender Equality Network Ireland (TENI) seeks to improve conditions and advance the rights and equality of trans people and their families.
A: Unit 2, 4 Ellis Quay, Dublin 7, D07 XRF9
T: 01 873 3575
E: office@teni.ie

Gay Switchboard Ireland
Gay Switchboard Volunteers provide confidential listening, support & signposting for lesbians, gay men, bisexual & trans people, as well as anyone who needs to discuss issues relating to sexuality.
A: Outhouse, 105 Capel Street, Dublin 1
T: 01 8721055
E: ask@gayswitchboard.ie

Outhouse LGBT Community Centre
Outhouse is a community and resource centre for LGBT people, their families, and friends. It is a vibrant and safe space for LGBT people, groups & organisations that is inclusive of the diversity within our communities.   T: 01 873 4999
E: info@outhouse.ie

Greenbow LGBT Society of Ireland
Greenbow LGBT Society of Ireland is a registered charity run for the benefit of all Deaf LGBT adults all over Ireland. 
T: 01 8749148
E: deafgreenbowlgbt@yahoo.ie

LOOK (Loving Our Out Kids)
"LOOK, provides support to families and friends of gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgendered (LGBT) people. "
T: (087) 253 7699
E: info@lovingouroutkids.org

LGBT Pavee
Resources for LGBT members of the Roma and Travelling community

LGBT Ireland
A: 7 Red Cow Lane, Smithfield
T:353 1 6859280
E: info@lgbt.ie

Dublin & the East

Social

Girls Night In (Lesbian & Bisexual Women)
Meets every second Monday from 7pm to 9:30pm in Outhouse
Girls Night In is the perfect midweek event which has something for everyone: Regular events include movie and pizza nights, self-defense classes, skill swapping and meditation classes.
E: girlsnightinouthouse@gmail.com

Dublin Men's Group
Meets every 2nd Monday in the Outhouse café from 7pm to 9pm
Cafe social group for men (gay men of all ages)
A:Outhouse, 105 Capel Street, Dubin 1, D01 R290
T: (01) 873 4999
E: info@outhouse.ie

Gay Guys Cafe
Meets every Saturday in the Outhouse café from 3pm to 5.30pm. Cafe social group for men (18 to 35 years of age)
A:Outhouse, 105 Capel Street, Dubin 1, D01 R290
T: (01) 873 4999
E: info@outhouse.ie

GOLD (50+)
Gold is a Peer Support Social Group for gay men who are 55+. The group meets in the Outhouse café for tea, cake, and chats.
Meets Wednesday afternoons weekly.
A:Outhouse, 105 Capel Street, Dubin 1, D01 R290
T: (01) 873 4999
E: info@outhouse.ie

Acting Out
A LGBT+ performance group based in Dublin hosting weekly acting classes and a number of professional productions throughout the year.
A:Outhouse, 105 Capel Street, Dubin 1, D01 R290
T: (01) 873 4999
E: info@outhouse.ie

Gloria LGBT Choir
Irelands oldest running LGBT choir, offering a space for people to come together to sing and make friends.
E: info@gloria.ie

Dining Out Ireland
The club meets for dinners in Dublin City Centre restaurants, with 15 to 30 people attending each meal. Dinners are usually held on the 2nd Friday and on the last Saturday of the month.
T: 087 286 3349
E: info@diningoutireland.org

Bi+Ireland
Bi+ Ireland aims to create a space where bi+ people can make friends, access peer support and reduce any isolation they may experience. They have regular meetups in Dublin - keep an eye on the FB page for updates.
E: biirelandnetwork@gmail.com

Dublin Gaymers
Dublin Gaymer's goal is to provide LGBT+ people with a friendly space where they can hang out, make new friends, and play some games.
E: dublingaymers@gmail.com

Running Amach - LGBTQ Women's Social Networking Club
This group is for WOMEN who identify as LGBTQ (Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender, Queer, Non-Binary, Gender Fluid or Questioning). It's a Social Club for adult women, single & partnered, over 18 years of age, who want to meet new people, develop new friendships, participate in common interest activities (the possibilities are endless), network, share resources, build 'a sense of community' and have a bit of Craic!

LGBTQ+ 20s30s Ladies
Social group for 20/30 something year old queer ladies to socialise. *Predominantly queer women in their 20s and 30s here but accepting of all ages and however you present yourself to the world.
E: biirelandnetwork@gmail.com

LGBT Girls: Health and Fitness
This group is for LGBTQ women in Ireland who have an interest in any aspect of health and fitness including sports, nutrition and mental-wellbeing.

The Emerald Warriors
A gay and bisexual men's rugby club. All are welcome, with no experience necessary.
A: St. Mary's RFC, Templeogue, Dublin 6W

Drogheda LGBT+ Youth Club
A youth club and drop in service for LGBT+ young people in Drogheda as part of a wider youth service in the area.
A: Boomerang Café, 62 Fair Street, Drogheda, County Louth, A92 HX40
T: 086 047 0304

Wexford LGBT Youth Galway
A group for LGBT young people to meet other young people, make friends, talk about things important to them and have fun! Get in contact for more details and to hear more about what the group get up to!
A: Mary Ward Lane, St Michael's Rd, Mill Lands, Gorey, Co. Wexford.
T: 053 912 3262
E: david.clark@fdys.ie

Wexford LGBT Youth Galway
A group for LGBT young people to meet other young people, make friends, talk about things important to them and have fun! Get in contact for more details and to hear more about what the group get up to!
A: Mary Ward Lane, St Michael's Rd, Mill Lands, Gorey, Co. Wexford.
T: 053 912 3262
E: david.clark@fdys.ie

Dundalk Outcomers
A social and support group for Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual people in the north east of Ireland.
A: 8 Roden Place, Townparks, Dundalk, Co. Louth, A91 NX31
T: 042 9329816
E: info@dundalkoutcomers.com

Peer Support

First Out Peer Support Group for LGB Women
Meets the first Thursday each month at 7.30pm. A Peer Support Group for women of all ages, who are questioning their sexuality or considering “coming out”.

IndividualiTy - Run by BelongTo
This safe, positive, and fun space is for young trans people and those exploring their gender identity, meeting bi-weekly on a Wednesday from 5.30-7.30pm
A: Ombudsman for Children’s Office, 52 Strand St Great, North City, Dublin 1
T: 01 670 6223
E: info@belongto.org

LOOK (Loving Our Out Kids)
LOOK is a small group that provides support to families and friends of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender people.
A: Parliament House, 13 Parliament Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 2, D02 P658
T: (087) 253 7699
E: info@lovingouroutkids.org

Identity
This safe, positive, and fun space is for young trans people and those exploring their gender identity, meeting bi-weekly on a Wednesday from 5.30-7.30pm Identity is a support group for LGBT asylum seekers. The group is a peer-to-peer network, offering support and advice as well as a sense of community to its members. The group meets on a monthly basis
E: changeofaddressireland@gmail.com or identity.peertopeer@gmail.com

Married Women’s Peer Support Group
A Peer Support group for women who are, or have been, in an opposite sex marriage or long term relationship.
T: 085 876 4520
E: info@lgbt.ie

Straight Spouses Peer Support Group
A peer support groups for people who are, or have been, married or in a long term heterosexual relationship with someone who has disclosed that they now identify as gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, or who are questioning their sexuality or gender identity.
T: 085 876 4519
E: info@lgbt.ie

Dublin First Out Group for Gay and Bisexual Men
Meets the first Thursday of every month in various locations from 7pm to 9pm
Peer support group for adult men of all ages who are at the early stages of coming out as gay or bisexual and are struggling with this or men who would just like to connect with their peers who are at a similar stage.
T: 085 876 4519

LGBT Alcoholics Anonymous
Meets every Monday 8pm, Friday 8pm and Sunday 6.30pm. Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking. The LGBT AA Group Meetings are open to anyone who may have a desire to stop drinking
A: Outhouse, 105 Capel Street, Dubin 1, D01 R290
T: 01 873 4999
E: info@outhouse.ie

Narcotics Anonymous
NA is a non-profit fellowship of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem. The group consists of recovering addicts who meet regularly to help each other stay clean. Please note NA meetings are not exclusively LGBT. NA meets twice a week, on Tuesday and Thursday evenings.
A: Outhouse, 105 Capel Street, Dubin 1, D01 R290
T: 01 873 4999
E: info@outhouse.ie

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