The Whitby High School have been awarded the Rainbow Flag Award.

We have demonstrated a commitment to improve the lives of all young people we work with, through a focussed initiative to support lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) inclusion. This includes but is not limited to improving the lives of LGBT pupils, LGBT staff, and LGBT parents.

LGBT+ support and information

Proud Trust

LGBT Foundation


Schools Out

Transgender and help with support

Transkids –

Mermaids – – for parents of transgendered children

The Angels –  – for parents of transgendered children

Gender Identity Research and Education Society (GIRES) – for teachers and professionals

School drop-in

Monday – School Health – Schools Direct Office

LGBT+ Rainbow Drop In, Open to Lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans students, and allies – Tuesday lunchtime in H4

Wednesday – Wellbeing Drop in – Mrs K Hills Office

Friday – Rainbow Drop In – H4

Phoenix (Cheshire West)

Phoenix is a series of youth group for young people aged 13-19 years who identify as LGBT+ (lesbian, gay bisexual, trans, plus other identities) or anyone who is questioning their sexuality or gender identity in the Cheshire West area. These groups will be a safe space, offering you a wide range of fun activities and opportunities, plus the chance to meet lots more LGBT+ young people.

Whitby Hall, Stanney Lane, Ellesmere Port, CH65 9AE

6.30 – 8.30pm – 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month.