LGBTIQ Community Support Groups

ACON

Provides myriad health and well being services to the gay lesbian, bisexual and transgender communities and is a leading HIV/AIDS policy development and program delivery agency.

AIDS Trust of Australia

The AIDS Trust of Australia raises and distributes funds nationally for HIV/AIDS research, education, care and support that is provided by community-based organisations.

Australian Lesbian Medical Association (ALMA)

ALMA supports lesbian doctors, medical students and their partners and advocates to increase the visibility of lesbian doctors and lesbian health. The Links section is a table of over 600 national and state-based organisations which may be of interest to lesbian, bisexual and queer women.

Blacktown Lesbian Information and Social Support (BLISS)

womensandgirls.org.au

Bobby Goldsmith Foundation (BGF)

BGF was founded in 1984 and is named after the first person to die of AIDS in Australia, Bobby Goldsmith. It is the oldest HIV/AIDS charitable organisation in the country and provides practical, emotional and financial support to PLWHA.

Community Support Network (CSN)

CSN is a volunteer based group run by ACON that provides home care for PLWHA.

FTMA Network

This network (female to male Australia) is the largest membership based network of men with transexualism and offers accurate, relevant and timely information about transexualism.

Gay and Lesbian Rights Lobby

glrl.org.au

Gay and Married Men’s Association (GAMMA)

A group of dedicated men who identify as gay or bisexual and who are, or who have been married or involved in a heterosexual relationship.

IGLYO

IGLYO is the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer Youth and Student Organisation. IGLYO is a network gathering LGBTQ youth and student organisations in Europe and beyond. It is run for and by young people.

Lesbian & Gay Anti-Violence Project (AVP)

This Project, auspiced by ACON, records and reports anti lesbian and gay abuse or violence, provides referral and support to victims of homophobic abuse or violence, sometimes runs self-defence workshops, anti-homophobia education programs and also promotes the Safe Place program; a network of business and services that are equipped to offer support and help to victims of violence or abuse.

Domestic and Family Violence in LGBTIQ Relationships

anothercloset.com.au

Twenty10

Gay and lesbian counselling service of NSW.

New Mardi Gras

New Mardi Gras runs the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras parade and party and Sleaze Ball. Its general objective is to raise the visibility of the GLBTIQ communities.

PFLAG Australia

Parents & Friends of Lesbians And Gays is a non-profit voluntary organization whose goal is to keep families together by giving help, support and information to families and friends of all gay people.

The Pinnacle Foundation

The Pinnacle Foundation has been established to provide scholarships to lesbian, gay, transexual, queer, intersex and bisexual youth who are marginalised or disadvantaged.

Positive Life NSW

Positive Life NSW (formerly PLWHA) is a non-profit community organisation that represents the interests of PLWHA in NSW. It works to promote a positive image of people affected by HIV with the aim of eliminating prejudice, isolation, stigmatisation and discrimination.

QLife

Nationally-oriented counselling and referral service for people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, and/or intersex (LGBTI).

 

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