Transgender and Gender Diverse Support Group
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Transgender Victoria and the Anxiety Recovery Centre Victoria (ARCVic) have partnered to create a support group that provides information and self-help opportunities for trans and gender diverse (TGD) people experiencing anxiety. The group meetings are usually very small, about 3 or 4 plus 2 facilitators and no referral or appointment is required. You can attend them as often as you wish. Held at Drummond Street Services, 100 Drummond Street, Carlton, the group is run on …
Queer Youth in the Macedon Ranges
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Queer Youth Group @ Macedon Ranges Health Youth Clinic Are you 12 to 21 years of age, and identify as same-sex attracted, bisexual, intersex, transgender, gender diverse, queer, questioning or ally? Do you live, work, study or recreate in Macedon Ranges? If so, we would love you to join our fortnightly queer youth social and support group! The group will be held every fortnight on a Wednesday from 4pm-6pm, starting on the 8thof June at …
TransFamily
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TransFamily is a Peer Support Group for parents, siblings, extended family and /or friends of a trans person. The group offers a warm and supportive environment for the parents, siblings, friends and family of transgender people. They run peer support on the fourth Saturday of the month in Carlton. Visit the TransFamily website
Transmen of WA
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Transmen of WA is a social and support network for the Trans* and gender diverse community in Western Australia. They have several hidden spaces on Facebook, hold professionally facilitated in-person support groups and organise social events. There are currently four online hidden/secret support spaces; one for transmen and assigned female at birth gender diverse people, Parents of Trans*, Partners of FTM’s and a new sister group for MTF’s. Please contact through any of the following …
Transcend
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Transcend is an information hub for parents and families of transgender children. It was founded by parents who felt clear and concise information would help others access appropriate support for their transgender children. We focus on families of children below the age of 18 years, however the information here is useful for families of adult transgender children too. Visit the Transcend website
On the Line Video Counselling
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On the Line is excited to announce the launch of  a new pilot service which provides free and confidential video counselling to young people.  The Video Counselling Service is being funded by philanthropic  donations secured by On the Line and will run until June 2015. On the Line’s Video Counselling Service provides 50-minute, generalist counselling via Skype to those in their time of need, 24 hours a day with no referral required. On the Line’s …
QLife
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QLife is Australia’s first nationally-oriented counselling and referral service for people of diverse sex, genders and sexualities. QLife provides nation-wide, early intervention, peer supported telephone and web based services to support Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) people of all ages. You can speak with a counsellor on the phone, to chat with someone online, or even to start the conversation and get some ideas from us via email. Visit the QLife website Phone Support …
Genderfork
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Genderfork is an online community where you can view and contribute personal stories, videos and portraits of gender-variant people, gender questioning and genderqueer people. These are real people around the world who share parts of their stories so others can benefit. Visit the Genderfork website
Switchboard
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Switchboard Victoria provides free, confidential telephone counselling 7 days a week. We serve the Victorian and Tasmanian GLBTI community. Switchboard is also a part of QLife. Switchboard website Victoria (03) 9663 2939 Victoria regional & Tasmania: 1800 184 527