The 49th Australian Association of Gerontology Conference will see the National LGBTI Health Alliance (“the Alliance”) officially presenting for use, the Genders, Bodies and Relationships Passport. The Passport is a tool to support clear communication between people and organisations on issues related to the person’s gender, body or relationships. Its aim is for people to… Continue reading ‘Genders, Bodies and Relationships Passport: a new way to communicate’ »
We are excited to announce Brian Herd as a keynote speaker for the upcoming Health in Difference 2015 conference! Brian is a partner in CRH Law and has been a lawyer since 1983. He is recognised as one of Australia’s leading experts in the areas of elder law, retirement, disability and aged care. Brian has extensive… Continue reading Leading expert in elder law and aged care to present keynote at Health in Difference 2015 »
2nd National LGBTI Ageing and Aged Care Roundtable Click here to read this report In August 2013 the Alliance convened the 2nd National LGBTI Ageing and Aged Care Roundtable. It brought together policy makers, service providers, older adults, LGBTI people, and key organisations and gave them an opportunity to review the implementation of the National… Continue reading National LGBTI Ageing & Aged Care Roundtables »
Since its inception in 2007, the National LGBTI Health Alliance (the Alliance) has included ageing and aged care as a priority issue in its work. In October 2011 the National LGBTI Health Alliance convened the first National Roundtable on LGBTI Ageing and Aged Care. The key recommendation of that Roundtable was the development of a… Continue reading 2nd National LGBTI Ageing and Aged Care Roundtable »
MindOUT! conferences and symposiums, including the Courageous Voices conference, 2014, and the MindOUT! National Symposium 2012.
Health in Difference 2015 took place from Thursday 13 to Saturday 15 August, at the National Convention Centre in Canberra. This is Australia’s premier conference on the health and wellbeing of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex, queer and other sexuality, gender, and bodily diverse people and communities.
As we move rapidly towards the end of the calendar year, our Health In Difference project team are moving into gear to begin organising next years conference – and they would love your help! Do you have a Board member or Team member within your organisation that would like to help craft the biggest LGBTI… Continue reading Conference opportunities: Health in Difference, and ANZPATH »
Opportunity to join Health in Difference 2015 Conference Working Group Would you like to contribute to Health in Difference (HiD) 2015 – Australia’s national LGBTI Health Conference? Details for HiD 2015 have now been confirmed: 13th – 15th August 2015 National Convention Centre, Canberra ACT Subthemes will include key priorities including: mental health and suicide… Continue reading Health In Difference 2015 / Membership Renewals / AGM »
With the Courageous Voices Conference fast approaching, we encourage people to register to attend what will be an inspiring and thought provoking event. The program is now available on the MindOUT Conference website and provides insight into some of the many themes and experiences that will be explored over the 2 days. The National LGBTI… Continue reading Courageous Voices: reminder »
WRITTEN BY // Cec Busby The findings from GASP (Geelong Adolescent Sexuality Program) a groundbreaking conference on the health and wellbeing of trans and intersex young people held in Geelong last week have been announced. The conference which partnered with the LGBTI Health Alliance and representatives from the Zoe Belle Gender Centre, Transgender Victoria, Organisation Intersex… Continue reading Conference shines light on Trans* and Intersex Health Issues »