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Courageous Voices

Courageous Voices: reminder

With the Courageous Voices Conference fast approaching, we encourage people to register to attend what will be an inspiring and thought provoking event. The program is now available on the MindOUT Conference website and provides insight into some of the many themes and experiences that will be explored over the 2 days. The National LGBTI… Continue reading Courageous Voices: reminder »

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180 Days of Data

What the early QLife national data indicates for the next phase of the six-member collaboration By Ross Jacobs – Qlife National Clinical Director While the QLife Project, an initiative of five State-based Gay and Lesbian Counselling Services and the National LGBTI Health Alliance, is not yet a year old, the emerging data set of how any… Continue reading 180 Days of Data »

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What is Consumer-Directed Care (CDC), and what does it mean for older LGBTI Australians?

By Dr Y. Gavriel Ansara, National LGBTI Health Alliance Gávi is a member of the NACA Home Care CDC Working Group and the COTA National CDC Project Consultation Group. Click here to return to the menu for the April 2014 LGBTI Health Update   Background The shift in the Australian aged care sector to a… Continue reading What is Consumer-Directed Care (CDC), and what does it mean for older LGBTI Australians? »

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LGBTI Elders’ Wellbeing Project: Outrageous Ageing

By Sujay Kentlyn, Evergreen Lifecare [sujayk@evergreenlifecare.org.au] Click here to return to the menu for the April 2014 LGBTI Health Update Evergreen Life Care’s Outrageous Ageing LGBTI Elders’ Wellbeing Project is a Commonwealth-funded initiative to promote the health and wellbeing of older Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex people, in five regions of NSW:  Blue Mountains,… Continue reading LGBTI Elders’ Wellbeing Project: Outrageous Ageing »

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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 »