Are you interested in improving the lives of LGBTI Australians? Would you like to be involved in the improvement of health and wellbeing across the lifespan of LGBTI Australians? Do you have a mix of skills and experience that may benefit Australia’s National LGBTI Health organisation by contributing to their governance processes? The National LGBTI… Continue reading Call for Expressions of Interest: Join the Alliance Board! »
The home page for this category is the Research and Policy project page.
Applications to join the LGBTIQ Lived Experience Forum have now closed. It is still possible to contribute your wisdom to this consultation via the online survey here: http://lgbtihealth.org.au/lgbtiq-strategy-survey/ For full details of this consultation visit: www.lgbtihealth.org.au/disabilitystrategy
DEADLINE: Monday, August 10th at 5 pm Sydney time What’s this about? New changes to aged care services should give you more control over what happens to you. We want to know if that is happening. How much do you know about the changes? How can we help you get what you need. Who should… Continue reading Consultation: Promoting LGBTI-inclusive Consumer-Directed Care in aged care services »
The National LGBTI Health Alliance & Victorian Gay and Lesbian Rights Lobby invite you participate in our online survey about LGBTI Human Rights in Australia. This is your chance to contribute to Australia’s Human Rights Score Card (the United Nations Universal Periodic (UPR) Review).
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 »
As part of the Alliance’s Ageing & Aged Care Projects we are conducting a survey of your views on the implementation of the Governments National LGBTI Ageing & Aged Care Strategy. Everyone is welcome to participate in this survey. Please help us by circulating it widely in your networks. Click here to complete the survey… Continue reading Review of the National LGBTI Ageing & Aged Care Strategy Implementation »
Please circulate widely. The Medicare Benefits Scheme administered by the Commonwealth Government has changed the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) several times over the past year to increase inclusion of people with intersex bodies, trans women, trans men, and people with non-binary genders. The Alliance is aware that many individuals have a range of specific concerns… Continue reading Important Reminder: Your experience of the Medicare Benefits Schedule 2014 (Consultation) »
Please circulate widely. The Medicare Benefits Scheme administered by the Commonwealth Government has changed the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) several times over the past year to increase inclusion of people with intersex bodies, trans women, trans men, and people with non-binary genders. The Alliance is aware that many individuals have a range of specific concerns… Continue reading Consultation: Medicare Benefits Schedule 2014 »
The Alliance provides a national voice on policy related to the health and wellbeing of LGBTI people. Our aim is to provide an informed voice, consult widely, be inclusive, and dynamically responsive to the needs of LGBTI populations.
This is a reminder that nominations for directors on the board of the National LGBTI Health Alliance are due 5.pm today, 11 September 2014. In accordance with its Constitution, the National LGBTI Health Alliance invtes Full Members in: Victoria Tasmania New South Wales Western Australia to nominate one person to represent their state or territory… Continue reading Last Call for Nominations of Directors! »
(Please circulate widely) CONSULTATION INVITATION: Australian Medical Council (AMC) review of education, training, and continuing professional development Personal stories invited by COB Monday, 24th August for National LGBTI Health Alliance submission to the Australian Medical Council’s review of education, training, and continuing professional development. How to contribute: ONLINE FORM: CLICK HERE to contribute your stories… Continue reading Consultation: Australian Medical Council (AMC) review of education, training, and continuing professional development »
Personal stories invited by COB Monday, 4th August for National LGBTI Health Alliance submission to the Inquiry into Domestic Violence in Australia Dear Alliance Members: The Australian Finance and Public Administration References Committee is currently investigating the prevalence and impact of domestic violence in Australia as it affects all Australians. The investigation has a particular… Continue reading CONSULTATION INVITATION: Inquiry into Domestic Violence in Australia »