New resource helping trans people with employment
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Trans Employement Program Australia, led by trans women the program helps trans people with employment, affirming their gender in the workplace and consulting organisations on how to be more inclusive. Their purpose is to improve recruitment for trans and gender diverse people. They offer services to individuals to assist them with transition in the workplace, as well as services for organisations. Learn more here.
Welcome to w|respect
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w|respect is a new specialist LGBTIQ family violence service that was funded by the Victorian government in 2017. Its role is to both support the LGBTIQ communities and their families affected by family violence as well as build the capacity of the integrated family services and specialist family violence system. Read more about the service
Australian LGBTQI Volunteerism Survey
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Are you a member of the LGBTQI community? Have you volunteered at an Australian organisation during the past 12 months? You are invited to take part in a research study on what motivates you as an Australian lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning/queer, or intersex (LGBTQI) volunteers. Click on this link to start survey. Win a $25 gift certificate from Amazon.com for participating in this survey!
LGBTI people living with disability
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The everyday experiences of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people living with disability. This recent report from GLHV@ARCSHS in collaboration with GALFA documents the effects of systemic discrimination on the health and wellbeing of LGBTI people living with a disability. Read the full report here.
New research – Out at Work: From Prejudice to Pride
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Diversity Council Australia (DCA) recently surveyed and spoke to over 1600 LGBTIQ+ people about what being out at work means to them, and how it impacts workplaces. Three quarters of LGBTIQ+ respondents said that it was important for them to be able to be out at work, yet only a third were out to everyone with whom they work. Read more here.
Coming Back Out Ball
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The Coming Back Out Ball is on again this October 25, this spectacular event celebrating Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Gender and Intersex elders. The Coming Back Out Ball 2018 will be presented on Thursday 25 October at the Melbourne Town Hall as a premiere event of the Victorian Seniors Festival in association with the Val’s LGBTI Ageing and Aged Care. Please share this link with anyone you know who may be interested. Learn more about the …
Queer Ideas Festival
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Get ready for this 2 day festival bringing you a collision of leading LGBTIQ artists, thinkers and activists. Queer Ideas Festival is a chance to engage in workshops, feed your ideas into the future for queer youth in Victoria, and see some amazing artists and DJs on the way. Find out more.
ReVisioning
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ReVisioning is a group run by Thorne Harbour Health where gay, bisexual, or queer man (including cisgender or trans men) can learn about breaking patterns of violent, abusive or controlling behaviours. The group offers a safe environment where one can explore power and control in your relationships and raise your awareness of the effects your behaviours have on others and yourself. Learn more