LGBTI Health Update, Vol.4 No.3, Apr 2014

LGBTI Health Update

In This Issue

  • What is consumer directed care? (CDC), and what does it mean for older LGBTI Australians?
  • LGBTI Ageing & Aged Care in perspective
  • Schedule 3: Contractual guidance for the implementation of intersex, trans, and non-binary gender inclusion
  • National LGBTI Ageing & Aged Care Strategy Implementation
  • National Aged Care Awareness Training Project – An overview
  • Understanding and meeting the needs of older LGBTI people with dementia in Australia

LGBTI Ageing & Aged Care Projects:

  • LGBTI Training for the Aged Care Sector – The National Rollout [ACON]
  • National Aged Care Training Project Rollout – Transgender Victoria [TGV]
  • Home Care Today – a CDC implementation
  • Val’s Cafe [GLHV]
  • Outrageous Ageing – LGBTI Elders’ Wellbeing Project
  • Support for over 55’s – The Gender Centre
  • Free to Be – ACH Group

Research

  • National Study: Older LGBTI people’s experience of depression and/or anxiety [Val’s Cafe]
  • Survey: Needs of older LGBTI people [Integrated Living]
  • National Dementia Project: Understanding and meeting the needs of older LGBTI people with dementia in Australia

Resources

  • National LGBTI Ageing & Aged Care Strategy
  • Report: ‘We don’t have any of those people here’ [GRAI]
  • www.lgbtiageing.org [collected library of resources by Jo Harrison]

Callouts

  • Alliance Ageing & Aged Care Rountable Invitation (EOI)
  • LGBTI Ageing & Aged Care Training for Service Providers
  • MindOUT! LGBTI Mental Health Conference
  • HIV Australia: Seeking article submissions
  • Palliative Care Nurses Australia Conference
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