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Image: Sam Edmonds/ Hon Ken Wyatt/ Melanie Dicks

LGBTI Aged Care Strategy Review launched by the Hon Ken Wyatt MP

The Minister for Aged Care, Ken Wyatt AM, MP today released the findings of the Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) Aged Care Strategy Review at a launch held in the head offices of Uniting. Minister Wyatt commenced with an acknowledgement of the work of Samantha Edmonds, our own Silver Rainbow National Project Manager, for… Continue reading LGBTI Aged Care Strategy Review launched by the Hon Ken Wyatt MP »

The hands of Crystal Johnson, a Sistergirl from the Tiwi Islands.

Community Survey: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTI, Brotherboys and Sistergirls

An Update About this survey Thank you for your interest in completing the survey. When we launched this survey, it was to inform the best way for the National LGBTI Health Alliance to work with people who are Aboriginal, Torres Strait and Australian South Sea Islanders and improve social and emotional wellbeing.    The first week… Continue reading Community Survey: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTI, Brotherboys and Sistergirls »

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Health in Difference

Health in Difference 2018 will take place from 11 – 13th April 2018, in Sydney. 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.

Wingmen

Wingmen now online! A mental health support hub for gay men…

Wingmen supports gay men to feel confident about helping each other in tough times. The online toolkit contains expert advice, resources and an online network of support for gay men who are worried their partner or friend may have anxiety, depression or be suicidal.

Consultation: Mental Health Consumer and Carer Engagement in Australia

Do you have a lived experience of mental health issues and/or suicidality? (It might be you and/or a family member or friend.) Would you like to help inform future mental health policy, practice, and research priorities? Would you like to ensure that the voices of LGBTIQA+ people are represented in this important consultation from the… Continue reading Consultation: Mental Health Consumer and Carer Engagement in Australia »

Silver Rainbow at the World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics

A special update from the Silver Rainbow project at World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics   The 21st IAGG World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Global Aging and Health: Bridging Science, Policy and Practice, was held from the 22 July – 27 July in San Francisco. There were over 7000 attendees from all around the world.  … Continue reading Silver Rainbow at the World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics »