Health in Difference Conference 2021

  Conference Theme “LGBTIQ+ Health and Wellbeing” Health in Difference is Australia’s premier conference on the health and wellbeing of lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, intersex, queer and sexuality, gender, and bodily diverse people and communities throughout Australia. Mornings | Fri 16 April | Fri 23 April |  Fri 30 April In 2021 those two premier… Continue reading Health in Difference Conference 2021 »


Conference Program

Check out the programs for both HID conference and the LGBTI Ageing and Aged Care conference here. The latest in research, policy, health innovations, community building, lived experience…

Separated same-sex parents’ experiences and views of government funded family relationship centres

In 2006 the Australian Government introduced The Family Law Amendment (Shared Parental Responsibility) Act 2006 (Cth) which among other reforms to the family law system, it introduced 65 Family Relationship Centres (FRCs) across Australia. These government funded centres provide family dispute resolution, also referred to as mediation, and offer separating families information, advice, groups sessions with the focus of enabling separating families to achieve workable parenting arrangements outside the Court system…