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JOINT STATEMENT IN SUPPORT OF LGBTI INCLUSION IN THE 2021 CENSUS

JOINT STATEMENT IN SUPPORT OF THE INCLUSION OF SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY AND INTERSEX STATUS IN THE 2021 CENSUS OF POPULATION AND HOUSING The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has recently identified sexual orientation, gender identity and intersex status for further testing and potential inclusion in the 2021 Census of Population and Housing (the Census)…. Continue reading JOINT STATEMENT IN SUPPORT OF LGBTI INCLUSION IN THE 2021 CENSUS »

Expression of Interest: LGBTI Royal Commission Advisory Group

Expressions of interest are being sought from key LGBTI representative bodies, researchers and elders to form an LGBTI Royal Commission Advisory Group. The National LGBTI Health Alliance is being funded to hold nation-wide consultations with LGBTI elders and older people, their families, friends, carers, allies and representative bodies to gather information, stories and evidence, both… Continue reading Expression of Interest: LGBTI Royal Commission Advisory Group »

STATEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL LGBTI HEALTH ALLIANCE IN RESPONSE TO THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT’S PLAN TO INTRODUCE A RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION ACT

The National LGBTI Health Alliance (the Alliance), the national peak health organisation in Australia for organisations and individuals that provide health-related programs, services and research focused on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and intersex people (LGBTI) is highlighting the need for a commitment from stakeholders “to do no harm” during the discussions regarding the introduction of… Continue reading STATEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL LGBTI HEALTH ALLIANCE IN RESPONSE TO THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT’S PLAN TO INTRODUCE A RELIGIOUS DISCRIMINATION ACT »

Employment Opportunities

Exciting opportunities to work at the National LGBTI Health Alliance. Come and join us and work to improve the health and wellbeing of LGBTI people and communities across Australia.  Operations and Compliance Manager Programs Coordination and Capacity Building Manager  Data and Reporting Officer Click here for more information 

INTERNAL STAFF AND STRUCTURE CHANGES AT THE NATIONAL LGBTI HEALTH ALLIANCE – MEMBER AND PARTNER ANNOUNCEMENT

The National LGBTI Health Alliance (Alliance) has recently undertaken an internal review to consider how to better utilise existing resources, improve internal systems and better position the Alliance for growth. The review is now complete and a new structure for the Alliance has been agreed by the Board of Governance. The new structure has meant… Continue reading INTERNAL STAFF AND STRUCTURE CHANGES AT THE NATIONAL LGBTI HEALTH ALLIANCE – MEMBER AND PARTNER ANNOUNCEMENT »

STATEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL LGBTI HEALTH ALLIANCE IN RESPONSE TO RECOMMENDATIONS FROM THE RELIGIOUS FREEDOM INQUIRY’S REPORT

In light of the recommendations from the Religious Freedom Inquiry’s report being revealed  in the media and across social media, the National LGBTI Health Alliance (the Alliance) wishes to take the opportunity to affirm its position to end discrimination against LGBTI people. The Alliance recognises that freedom of religion, conscience and belief (“religious freedom”) is… Continue reading STATEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL LGBTI HEALTH ALLIANCE IN RESPONSE TO RECOMMENDATIONS FROM THE RELIGIOUS FREEDOM INQUIRY’S REPORT »

STATEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL LGBTI HEALTH ALLIANCE IN RESPONSE TO PRIME MINISTER SCOTT MORRISON’S COMMENTS ON TRANSGENDER AND GENDER DIVERSE YOUNG PEOPLE

Wednesday 9 September 2018    Today, the Daily Telegraph published on the front-page the story “Teachers align on gender spotting” and that the Prime Minister Scott Morrison commented on Twitter that: “We do not need ‘gender whisperers’ in our schools. Let kids be kids”. Prejudicial attitudes result in an increase in trans and gender diverse… Continue reading STATEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL LGBTI HEALTH ALLIANCE IN RESPONSE TO PRIME MINISTER SCOTT MORRISON’S COMMENTS ON TRANSGENDER AND GENDER DIVERSE YOUNG PEOPLE »

Membership Renewal 2018-2019

Please use this form to renew your Alliance Membership for the 2018-2019 financial year. The form will automatically generate your fee and categories based on the answers that you give.  If you have any questions about your membership please contact info@lgbtihealth.org.au   

National LGBTI Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Strategy

Implementation of the National LGBTI Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Strategy

In 2017 the National LGBTI Health Alliance released the National LGBTI Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Strategy, a national plan for coordinated action and strategic response to prevent mental ill-health and suicide, and promote mental health and wellbeing for LGBTI populations. After its release, MindOUT facilitated a series of roundtables around Australia.  At these we heard… Continue reading Implementation of the National LGBTI Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Strategy »