Survey on the vocal satisfaction of transgender men and transmasculine individuals
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Sidney Wong, a Master of Linguistics student at the University of Canterbury in Christchurch, New Zealand is interested in gendered speech. This study is regarding the vocal satisfaction of transgender men / trans men, transmasculine people, masculine of centre, tangata ira tane, AFAB (assigned female at birth) trans people, male-to-male, and female-to-male transgender individuals’ speech. “We know little about the voice in these populations and as a result your vocal health needs may not be adequately met. Your …
Parents of Gender Diverse children needed to participate in Research
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Dear Parents of Gender Diverse children, you are invited to participate in a university research project examining support for parents of Gender Diverse children, access to gender services and child well-being. What’s it about? This research project is a psychology student thesis project that aims to survey parents of Gender Diverse children to look at supports for parents and access to gender services. The project is examining access to gender services and the experience of …
Save the date for Health in Difference 2018
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We are excited to announce that a date has been set for the next Health in Difference LGBTI Health Conference! 11-13 April 2018 – Sydney Health in Difference 2018 is Australia’s premier conference on the health and wellbeing of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex, queer and other sexuality and gender diverse people. This conference brings together community members, community organisations large and small, health practitioners, researchers, academics, policy makers, advocates, and others who are interested in …
Qheadspace
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Qheadspace provides online peer support for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex, questioning and queer (LGBTIQ+) young people (aged 12-25).  Young people can seek support online from our ‘Queer Peers’- young people who have lived experience and training in peer support in a safe and welcoming space. Young LGBTIQ+ people can log on anonymously and ask questions, about a range of topics like confusion about sexuality or gender, coming out to parents and friends, sex, sexual health, …
Launch Housing Intensive Case Management Initiative Vacancies
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Launch housing Intensive Case Management Initiative (ICMI) program currently has 4 vacancies. ICMI is a program providing intensive support to young women and those identifying as a women aged 16 – 25 years, who have 6-9 presenting issues which can including housing, exposure to and effects of violence, money management, health and self-care, accessing appropriate supports, access to social supports, behaviour which is challenging to others, personal safety and wellbeing, mental health, alcohol and other …
Cardinia Shire Council Youth Services LGBTIQ+ Supporters Group
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This group is for parents, guardians, carers, grandparents, aunties and uncles who are supporting someone who identifies as LGBTIQ+ and would like to gain more information, advice, conversations with like-minded people, share experiences and hear from guest speakers. The group will meet monthly (3rd Monday) to provide ongoingsupport to everyone involved. Date:Monday 21 August Time: 6.00 – 8.00pm Venue: My Place Youth Facility 5-7 Main Street, Pakenham Tea, Coffee and light refreshments will be provided. …
2017 GLOBE Community Award Nominations
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  Nominations have opened for the 4th annual GLOBE Community Awards – which this year will be held on Saturday 28 October 2017. Run by the Gay and Lesbian Organisation of Business and Enterprise (GLOBE), the awards celebrate the inspiring work within Victoria’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and intersex communities. Supported by the Victorian Government and a range of sponsors including ANZ and VicHealth, the awards have become a strong beacon in Victoria’s LGBTI communities to …
National LGBTIQ Community Impact Survey
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Are you an LGBTIQ community organisation, program or initiative ? A funded LGBTIQ stream within a larger organisation ? Or  an individual engaging in activities such as education, public speaking, writing, performing, delivering workshops and potentially deriving an income stream from these activities ? This exciting & ambitious project is seeking to map the national landscape of LGBTIQ community organisations, programs and initiatives, and identify existing & emerging gaps in legislation, policy, and practice, state …
Survey on trans and gender diverse health services
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The Department of Health and Human Services and Melbourne University are conducting a survey to better understand the experience of trans and gender diverse people in accessing health and community services. The information will be used to consider ways that the delivery of health services to trans and gender diverse people can be improved. The survey is a partnership between the department, the University of Melbourne, and the Trans Expert Advisory Group of the Victorian …