EmployableQ About the National LGBTI Health Alliance: The National LGBTI Health Alliance (the Alliance) is 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) and other sexuality, gender, and bodily diverse people and communities. As… Continue reading Call for Interest: Roundtable with People who have a Disability »
EmployableQ Call Out: Expressions of Interest The Alliance is looking for representatives from the DES industry across Australia, especially those who have has some experience engaging with people with disability from the LGBTI community. Project Overview The National LGBTI Health Alliance is undertaking a project funded through NDIS via the Information, Linkages and… Continue reading Call for Interest: Consultation on Disability Employment »
Tasked by the Aged Care Sector Committee’s Diversity Sub Group Silver Rainbow consulted broadly around Australia with LGBTI older people, elders, carers, families, loved ones and organisations to develop Actions to support Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Gender Divers and Intersex elders (Action Plan). This report focuses on the consultation process that informed the Action Plan (https://agedcare.health.gov.au/actions-to-support-lesbian-gay-bisexual-trans-and-gender-diverse-and-intersex-elders).
Our workforce submission to the Royal Commission into Aged Care makes 17 recommendations for improvements to the workforce, which would enhance the experience of LGBTI elders and older people who use the aged care system. Please see below!
Dear community members, Now is our last chance to argue the case for LGBTI inclusion in the 2021 Census. We ask that all Australians to join us in advocating for the inclusion of these questions. The Process The draft Census and Statistics Amendment (Statistical Information) Regulations 2019 was released recently. Its purpose is to amend… Continue reading Census Inclusion: Last Chance To Respond »
Rainbow Ageing is a national research project that aims to provide new data on the health and well-being of older lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Australians, led by the Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society (ARCSHS) at La Trobe University. The project is funded by the Australian Research Council and involves four partner organisations, including the National LGBTI Health Alliance, COTA Australia, SANE Australia, and Carers Australia.
Thirty-five delegates attended the 3rd National Roundtable and the collective wisdom produced some clear directions for the Alliance to work towards in the ageing and aged care space. This report highlights the key recommendations from the workshops on the Royal Commission into Aged Care and the Roundtable Objectives.
The National LGBTI Health Alliance placed this 1st submission to the Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety to help inform the diversity hearings in October 2019 held in Melbourne. We will continue to place submissions and policy recommendations throughout the process of the Royal of Commission.
LGBTI Health Alliance statment on Senate Estimates evidence re Census 2021 – 24 October 2019 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 renewing its calls… Continue reading STATEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL LGBTI HEALTH ALLIANCE IN RESPONSE TO NEW REVELATIONS AT SENATE ESTIMATES REGARDING THE EXCLUSION OF SEXUALITY AND GENDER IDENTITY QUESTIONS IN CENSUS TEST FORMS »
The National LGBTI Health Alliance submission on the exposure draft of the 2019 Religious Discrimination Bill.