QTIPOC in Brighton

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QTIPOC stands for Queer, Trans and Intersex People of Colour in Brighton. The group works to increase the visibility of LGBT+ people of colour in the Brighton area and offers them a safe, confidential and non-judgemental space to socialise and network.

Support Stats & Facts

  • Black African MSM appear twice as likely to contract HIV as other ethnic groups

    (Sigma Research, 2011)

  • BAME MSM make up 0.1% of the total population in the UK, but 13% of MSM diagnosed with HIV.

    (Nastal-3, PHE, 2013)

  • Black MSM are also twice as likely to report homophobic attacks in their local area compared to the white population - 13% compared to 6% respectively

    (Stonewall, 2013)