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LGBT resources for firms

Sexual orientation is one of the nine protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010. ICAEW has collated these resources to support organisations and member firms ensure they are compliant with the legislation and supporting their employees.



OUTstanding is a membership organisation for global businesses. It works with LGBT+ and ally leaders to drive cultural change, creating an environment where everyone can succeed. Working with 26% of the FTSE 100, it is a network that aims to drive positive change.



Founded in 1989, Stonewall aims to let all lesbian, gay, bi and trans people, here and abroad, know they're not alone. The organisation works to support individuals in making a difference for LGBT people at work, home and in their communities.

Research by Stonewall


Access the latest research from Stonewall's into LGBT people's experiences of discrimination and public attitudes towards LGBT equality.

Stonewall mental health support


A list of organisations able to provide support for members of the LBGT community who are experiencing mental health difficulties. The list includes local organisations as well as those that operate across the UK.