European Region of the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association

Come Out for Mental Health

ILGA-Europe want to come out for mental health.

#ComeOut4MentalHealth

There are a lot of reports, statistics and analysis out there on the mental health of LGBTI people… but talking about it still seems like a taboo subject.

ILGA-Europe want to remind our activists that there is so much love and potential support within the LGBTI communities. We can rely on each other when we experience mental health problems, but talking is the major first step.

Join our conversation as ILGA-Europe come out for mental health!


Animation (featuring PomPom!):


Blog post from Evelyne Paradis: 

"Talking About LGBTI Mental Health - It Starts Now" - HuffPost UK, 10 October 2017


Thank you to Seta (Finland) for sharing your good practices with us as part of the Come Out for Mental Health campaign!

Thank you to Gayten-LGBT (Serbia) for sharing your good practices with us as part of the Come Out for Mental Health campaign!

Thank you to TENI (Ireland) for sharing your good practices with us as part of the Come Out for Mental Health campaign!

Here is a list of all  the European countries where you can find help for you or your friend in need. 

As part of our Come Out for Mental Health campaign, we spoke to our friends at Mental Health Europe about some of the challenges that LGBTI peo