Our venues

Booklet, 'Our Stories'

MOL.2015.98.25

About this object

Our Stories, produced in partnership with Mersey Care NHS, looked at the experiences of LGBT people who have worked in or used mental health services in Merseyside.

According to the LGBT Foundation -
LGB people are twice as likely as heterosexual people to have suicidal thoughts or to make suicide attempts
• LGB people are two to three times more likely than heterosexual people to suffer from depression
• Over half of gay young people deliberately harm themselves yet the NSPCC estimates that for young people in general its between 1 in 15 and 1 in 10.

Object specifics

  • Title
    Booklet, 'Our Stories'
  • Accession no.
    MOL.2015.98.25
  • Type
    Booklet
  • Artist/Maker
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Place made
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Date made
    Unknown or unrecorded
  • Materials
    Paper; Ink
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Measurements
    215 mm x 215 mm x 4 mm
  • Collection
    From the Museum of Liverpool collections
Object view = Social History
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*See our LGBT glossary for a definition of terminology we've used.