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Your ABC of LGBT

Your ABC of LGBT

The small charities coalition have arranged a LGBT session about how our language makes a difference. Tuesday 2nd February 2021 from 15:00 – 16:00 This short session will explore some of the more common terms used in relation to discussions with and about LGBT...
Let’s Talk Diversity

Let’s Talk Diversity

We are excited to announce the next stage of our project called ‘Let’s Talk Diversity.’ The films have been launched!! Check them out on our campaign page  At Breaking Down Barriers (BDB) we are always looking for new ways to develop our knowledge and understanding...
Fact or Fiction? You need to know…

Fact or Fiction? You need to know…

During this Covid-19 pandemic, we are all bombarded with so much news, how do we know what is fact or fiction? It is important that we listen to the facts, so we can make informed choices for ourselves and our loved ones. One area of concern has been about the...
Get on Board!

Get on Board!

Breaking Down Barriers is a network of patient organisations, support groups and community networks working together to develop supportive and inclusive services for individuals and families affected by genetic conditions. Addressing health inequalities is at the...
Join the BDB Network!

Join the BDB Network!

The Breaking Down Barriers project is going from strength to strength, now working with over 40 organisations across the UK. We would now like to offer our services to more organisations and individuals, who would like to make a difference and improve the engagement...
Genome UK: the future of healthcare

Genome UK: the future of healthcare

National Genomic Healthcare Strategy published The Government has launched the new National Genomic Healthcare Strategy – “Genome UK: the future of healthcare”  which sets out how the genomics community will come together to harness the latest...