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Diversity ACT Articles & Newsletters

The Diversity Digest

Diversity Digest 1(1)  2017

Diversity Digest 1(2)  2017

Diversity Digest 2(1) March 2018

 

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Getting Married?   Then think about what will happen to your wills as they will become invalid!

Information from Hamilton Blackstone Lawyers

The Darlington Statement

This is a joint consensus statement by Australian and Aotearoa/New Zealand intersex organisations and independent advocates, in March 2017. It sets out the priorities and calls by the intersex human rights movement in our countries, under six headings: a preamble, human rights and legal reform; health and wellbeing; peer support; allies; and education, awareness and employment.https://oii.org.au/darlington-statement/   The Darlington Statement 
Link to:  Intersex Human Rights Australia (formerly OII) 
Link to:  Androgen Insensitivity Syndrome Support Group Australia Inc.

 

 

Gay & Lesbian Counselling service of NSW

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    Website: https://www.glcsnsw.org.au/

The Gay and Lesbian Counselling Service of NSW (GLCS) is a volunteer based community service providing free, anonymous and confidential telephone counselling, information and referral services and support groups for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people, their friends and family and the wider community throughout New South Wales (NSW) on sexuality and life issues. Phone: 02 8594 9596 Regional 1800 18GLCS

 

Link to: Qlife   Phone & Chat Help

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 Link to: twenty10

Address: Level 1, 45 ChippenStreet, Chippendale Regions: NSW

Twenty 10 is a community based, non profit state-wide organisation. We work with and support young people of diverse genders, sexes and sexualities, their families and friends. We aim to be a beacon of strength and acceptance – supporting young people to build resilience and achieve their potential.

Metro Support: 02 8594 9555

Twenty10 admin line: 02 8594 9550

Lesbian Line: 02 8594 9595 (Mondays 5:30pm – 9:30pm)

Evening Phone Support line: 02 8594 9596 (daily 5:30pm – 9:30pm)

 

Image result for lgbti health alliance logo       Link to: National LGBTI Health Alliance, Australia

 

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Uniting
At Uniting, we believe in taking real steps to make the world a better place. We work to inspire people, enliven communities and confront injustice.

Our not-for-profit services are in the areas of aged care and disability, community services, and chaplaincy and we get involved in social justice and advocacy issues that impact the people we serve. As an organisation we celebrate diversity and welcome all people regardless of lifestyle choices, ethnicity, faith, sexual orientation or gender identity. Uniting is the services and advocacy arm of the Uniting Church NSW & ACT.

Uniting was the first faith-based aged care organisation in Australia to be officially recognised as LGBTI friendly and received Rainbow Tick Accreditation in 2015. We’re proud to be accredited with the Rainbow Tick for standing with people from Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex communities, at every stage of life. Whether you’re looking to downsize for a more relaxing environment, need support to remain independent at home, or require full time assistance with your health and care, we welcome you exactly as you are and can tailor a solution that’s just right for you.

Get in touch
T: 1800 864 846
E: ask@uniting.org