This tweet chat considered how we can support the LGBTQ+ population by being supportive allies.
Chaired by Dr Layla McCay, director of policy at NHS Confederation and co-chair of the Health and Care LGBTQ+ Leaders’ Network, and Tara Hewitt, group head of equality, diversity and inclusion at Northern Care Alliance NHS Group, the tweet chat:
- explored what makes a good ally
- discussed what more can be done to improve trans and non-binary allyship
- explored the barriers to being an effective ally
- was an opportunity to share allyship learning and good practice.