HiD 2018

Home Beyond Binaries: LGBTQIA Young People and Youth Crisis Housing

Description Sex and gender diverse young people experiencing homelessness struggle to find safe, secure places to call home in our crisis housing system. There is a clear need for safe, stable places for sex and gender diverse young people to call home during crisis as this population experiences homelessness at a significantly higher rate than… Continue reading Home Beyond Binaries: LGBTQIA Young People and Youth Crisis Housing »

LGBTI sports participation – The lifecycle of an LGBTI athlete

Description Proud 2 Play is Australia‰’s first and only youth led initiative which seeks to increase inclusion, participation and civic responsibility by the LGBTIQ + (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex and Queer +) community. (See More at www.Proud2play.org.au) Australia‰’s sporting environment is unlike any other in the world, we not only worship our sporting mentors,… Continue reading LGBTI sports participation – The lifecycle of an LGBTI athlete »

The Aboriginal Gender Study: experiences of Aboriginal LGBTIQ people in South Australia

Description The Aboriginal Gender Study is a collaborative research project between the Aboriginal Health Council of South Australia, University of Adelaide and South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute. Funded by the Lowitja Institute, the research aims to encourage Aboriginal people in South Australia to talk about their understandings of gender, gender roles and gender… Continue reading The Aboriginal Gender Study: experiences of Aboriginal LGBTIQ people in South Australia »

Gender & Sexuality ‰- supporting parents, carers and families

Description This workshop is an introduction to my training package for professionals working with parents/carers and families (PC&F) of LGBTIQ+ people. It will be a practical, informative and interactive workshop exploring the complexities, benefits and joys of working in this area. We will explore the wants and needs of families and how we can hear… Continue reading Gender & Sexuality ‰- supporting parents, carers and families »