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Val’s Cafe update

Click here to return to the menu for the April 2014 LGBTI Health Update By Dr. Catherine Barrett and Carolyn Whyte Val’s Café has been working to improve the health and wellbeing of older lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans and intersex Australians since 2009. Val’s focusses on building the capacity of service providers to be… Continue reading Val’s Cafe update »

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Schedule 3: Guiding the Implementation of Intersex, Trans, and Non-Binary Gender Inclusion

Click here to return to the menu for the April 2014 LGBTI Health Update By Y. Gávriel Ansara, Senior Health Policy Officer – National LGBTI Health Alliance. Click here to download Schedule 3 In recent years, many LGB organisations have broadened their vision by adding a T for trans and an I for intersex. Adding… Continue reading Schedule 3: Guiding the Implementation of Intersex, Trans, and Non-Binary Gender Inclusion »

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National Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Intersex Ageing & Aged Care Strategy Implementation

Click here to return to the menu for the April 2014 LGBTI Health Update The Alliance is conducting a project over the next two years that will assist older people by strengthening the capacity of LGBTI organisations to contribute to the implementation of the principles, goals and actions of theStrategy. The Strategy forms a part… Continue reading National Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Intersex Ageing & Aged Care Strategy Implementation »

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National LGBTI Aged Care Awareness Training Project – An Overview

Online training: A convenient online module is available to give staff an introduction to the core principles of working in an inclusive way with older lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, and intersex (LGBTI) people. This training covers the basics and complements the face-to-face training that is also available through our state-based project partners. To register for… Continue reading National LGBTI Aged Care Awareness Training Project – An Overview »

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Understanding and meeting the needs of older LGBTI people with dementia in Australia: A national collaboration

Download this information as a PDF Click here to return to the menu for the April 2014 LGBTI Health Update Background In 2012 the Federal Government amended the Allocation Principles 1997 to recognise older lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) Australians as a special needs group. This legislative change was followed by the development… Continue reading Understanding and meeting the needs of older LGBTI people with dementia in Australia: A national collaboration »