Sage - older LGBT+ support Social Events, Volunteering, and Training

Sage offers social events for Lesbian, Gay, Bi, Trans or Questioning people aged 50 and over in Leeds as well as volunteering opportunities for those of all ages. Please read all the information on this page and get in touch if you have any more questions.

Sage socials take place on the first Thursday and the third Saturday of every month, from 12.30pm until 4pm, at Yorkshire MESMAC main meeting room, Blayd's Yard, Leeds. 

There are also volunteering opportunities within Sage.

Volunteer responsibilities include:

  • Promote the Sage project.
  • Help support and run the Sage socials.
  • Joining the Advisory Group to shape the direction of the project.
  • Becoming a Community Speaker to inform interested organisations about the Sage project from the perspective of a member of the older LGBT community.

Contact Sage by emailing Tracy at or phone the Leeds office on 0113 244 4209. 

You can also write to us at Sage, Yorkshire MESMAC, 22-23 Blayd's Yard, Leeds, LS1 4AD.

We also offer LGBT awareness training to organisations that work with older people. Please contact for more information.