1. The Welcome Lounge

      A place to introduce yourself to the community, and to welcome new members.
      18,300
      175,798
    1. Chit Chat

      General discussion of topics of interest to LGBT people of all ages.
      34,256
      873,227
    2. Fun and Games

      A place to enjoy yourself - no serious stuff here! Post count is disabled in here.
      3,365
      735,327
    3. Entertainment and Media

      Chat about music, movies, books, fashion, sports, whatever.
      10,088
      158,784
    4. Technology, Gaming, Soft-& Hardware

      Chat about gaming, technology, computer software and hardware, MP3 players, gadgets etc.
      3,073
      53,223
    5. Current Events, World News, & LGBT News

      A news forum for posting and discussing news topics regarding the latest breaking news, stories from around the world, and any LGBT related news updates that you and others may find interesting.
      11,397
      125,007
    1. Coming Out Advice

      A supportive place to ask for and give adviceabout coming out. Includes a sub-forum for posting stories about your coming out experiences.
      35,870
      303,418
    2. LGBT Later in Life

      A support and discussion forum for older members who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender etc.
      8,632
      112,131
    3. Sexual Orientation

      If you are unsure of your sexuality, post here for support and advice. If you have concerns about coming out, please use the Coming Out Advice forum.
      12,837
      85,616
    4. Gender Identity and Expression

      A forum for support and advice about figuring out and expressing your gender identity. If you have concerns about coming out, please use the Coming Out Advice forum.
      11,265
      99,559
    5. Family, Friends, and Relationships

      Support and advice for any problems with relationships with family members, friends, partners etc.
      14,628
      88,974
    6. For Parents and Family Members of LGBT People

      Support and advice for any parents or family members of somebody suspected of struggling with their identity.
      558
      8,702
    7. Physical & Sexual Health

      A forum for peer support and informal advice on matters related to physical and sexual health. This forum is not to be used as a place to obtain a diagnosis on an issue or as a replacement for professional consultations with approved medical practitioners.
      6,427
      63,534
    8. General Support and Advice

      If you would like support and advice on something that doesn't fit into any of the other Support Area forums then you can post it here.
      10,535
      70,724
    1. Empty Closets Help and Feedback

      Have a support issue or a suggestion about the forum, chatroom, or blogs/galleries? This is the place to get help.
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      17,407
    2. Ask The Staff

      This forum is for private discussions between you andthe Empty Closets staff. This may include problems with members, a moderating decision or any other private query. You and the staff are the only ones who can see anything posted in this forum.No one else can see either your posts or staff responses.
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