Symbols and logos often used by the LGBTIQ community.
‘Families like mine’: A guide you parents and families of young people who are are LGBTIQ
Southern Queer Youth Drop-In: A new queer youth drop-in will start in Adelaide’s southern suburbs. The drop-in will be held on the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of every month.
Rainbow Club: Social and support group for LGBTIQ students at UniSA.
Gentlemen’s Club of Adelaide – on a hiatus, but still contactable: Providing support and male friendship to young trans* men. The group is taking a break at the moment, but organisers are still available to talk.
SA Government Inclusion Strategy (released in February 2014):
Introduction to the strategy and its developmental process
Section on the Strategy for the Inclusion of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Queer (LGBTIQ) People 2014 – 2016.
Including You: A Practical Guide to Engaging with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Queer (LGBTIQ) Communities and Developing LGBTIQ Inclusive Services.
Inclusive practice guidesRead More
Champions of Inclusion: A Guide to Creating LGBTI Inclusive Organisations, published by the National LGBTI Health Alliance (including an audit tool pp 32-38).
GLBTI-inclusive practice audit for health and human services – The Rainbow Tick, published by Gay and Lesbian Health Victoria
Including You: A Practical Guide to Engaging with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Queer (LGBTIQ) Communities and Developing LGBTIQ Inclusive Services, published in conjunction with the SA Government Strategy
Making your service intersex friendly – a guide, published by OII Australia – Intersex Australia
Three tips for reducing aged care complaints: becoming LGBTI-inclusive, published by the Aged Care Complaints Service, part of the Department of Social Services
We Live Here Too: a guide to lesbian inclusive practice in aged care, published by Matrix Guild Victoria, 2011
Working with older gay, lesbian and bisexual people – A Guide for Care and Support Services (UK), published by Stonewall UK
Studies, surveys, reports and other articlesRead More
The First Australian National Trans Mental Health Study, published by Curtin University of Western Australia, Beyond Blue and Western Australian Centre for Health Promotion Research
Knowledge about and Attitudes towards End of Life Care for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender People, published by Southern Cross University, funded by the Law and Justice Foundation of NSW
Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual People in Later Life (UK), published by Stonewall UK
LGBTI Survey – key findings, published by UnitingCare Ageing NSW ACT
LGBTI Training in Aged Care critical, published by UnitingCare Ageing NSW ACT – media release
LGBT older people with dementia should not be forced back into the closet (UK), published in The Guardian
Lifting the Lid on Sexuality and Ageing (UK), published by Gay and Grey in Dorset, and Health and Care, Bournemouth, Dorset
Mindout Webinar: working therapeutically with LGBTI older adults, featuring Daniel Parker, a clinical psychologist specialising in providing mental health services within LGBTI communities
Talking Sexual Diversity, article from The Report, by Keryn Curtis
TransPanthers: The Greying of Transgender and the Law, published by the Deakin Law Review – for the article, click here
Language guidesRead More
Inclusive Language Guide: Respecting people of intersex, trans and gender diverse experience, published by National LGBTI Health Alliance
LGBTQ Terminology (US), published by The Safe Zone Project
Sexuality info, Bisexual Alliance (Victoria) – an alliance of bi chat groups and activism in Victoria
The Bisexual Umbrella, for the Bisexual Umbrella image
Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Map of World Laws, published by ILGA (International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Network
Sexuality and mental health – info for workers, published by Head Space and Rainbow Network
Intersex infoRead More
‘I’m Proud to be Intersex’, original ‘Body and Soul’ newspaper article on Tony Briffa
Intersex and ageing, the text of a speech given on 3 February 2015
Intersex for allies – How to be a good intersex ally, for the Intersex for Allies leaflet
‘Intersexion’ trailer, a trailer for the documentary
Organisation Intersex International (OII) Australia – OII Australia is an independent support, education and policy development organisation, by and for people with intersex variations or differences. Our work focuses on human rights, bodily autonomy and self-determination, and on evidence-based, patient-directed healthcare.
What It’s Like To Be Intersex – BuzzFeed video (US), young people talk about being intersex and the effects a lack of understanding
Gender infoRead More
A Gender Agenda works with all those who do not fit cultural assumptions about the male/female binary, whether because of their gender identity, gender presentation, history or biological characteristics.
The Gender Centre, an organisation committed to developing and providing services and activities which enhance the ability of transgender and gender diverse people to make informed choices.
Gender identity and mental health – info for workers, published by Head Space and Transgender Victoria.
Transgender Victoria, educates organisations and workplaces on how to provide better services for trans* people, and seeks ways to provide direct services to the trans* community.
The Trans-Umbrella, for the Trans-Umbrella image
Ageing and aged care infoRead More
National LGBTI Health Alliance, the national peak health organisation in Australia for organisations and individuals that provide health-related programs, services and research focused on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex people (LGBTI) and other sexuality, gender, and bodily diverse people and communities.
‘Now and Then’, a short film presented by Val’s Café and introducing older LGBTI people’s stories
QLife, Australia’s first national counselling and referral service for people who are LGBTI
Silver Rainbow Ageing & Aged Care, delivering lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) aged care awareness training to a broad range of staff working in ageing and aged care, students studying aged care and aged care assessment teams nationally.
Sisters and Brothers NT, an advocacy and support group for people of diverse gender, sex and sexuality in the NT
Val’s Café, a project seeking to improve the lives of older LGBTI people