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National health organisations unite and called on the Government to legislate for marriage equality


The Equality Campaign, August 2017 More than 35 leading health organisations across the nation – including SHINE SA – have united together and called on the Federal Government to legislate for marriage equality and put an end to marriage discrimination. Tiernan Brady, Executive Director, The Equality Campaign welcomed the statement, “It’s easy in the middle of all the politics to...

Trump-Pence Administration Asserts Civil Rights Laws Won’t Apply to LGBQ People


The Human Rights Campaign, July 26, 2017 Today, HRC issued the following statement in response to an amicus brief filed by the Department of Justice arguing that Title VII does not protect lesbian, gay, or bisexual people on the basis of sex: “Attacks against the LGBTQ community at all levels of government continue to pour in from the Trump-Pence Administration,” said Sarah Warbelow, HRC Legal...

HOW2 Create LGBTI Inclusive Services: 2017 dates announced


SHINE SA, April 2017 The 2017 round of SHINE SA’s HOW2 Create Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) Inclusive Services program commences next month. By enrolling your organisation in this program, key staff in your organisation will gain the knowledge and skills to drive organisational change to become safer and more inclusive for LGBTI clients, staff and communities. Your...

The Personal & the Political: Attitudes towards LGBTI People around the World


ILGA – International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association, October 2016 The ILGA-RIWI Global Attitudes Survey on LGBTI People in partnership with Logo is a new year-on-year survey to gather and assess credible data on public attitudes to particular issues related to sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression and sex characteristics. Developed in cooperation...

Exciting new program starts this month: HOW2 create a LGBTI inclusive service


SHine SA, September 1 2016 Have you heard all the buzz around Rainbow Tick Accreditation or ever considered how your organisation ensures it is inclusive of diversity? Perhaps you have organisational goals or targets regarding diversity and inclusion and are looking for ways to achieve these? Are you looking for ways to improve the safety and quality of your services to the community? The HOW2...

Two surveys for young LGBTIQ people


19 August, 2016 There are currently two surveys seeking data from young Australian LGBTIQ people, in order to ultimately assess and improve worker’s practice when it comes to this population, and the overall wellbeing of communities. University of Tasmania – How Young LGBTIQ+ people in Australia use digital social media. A team of researchers at the University of Tasmania are...

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