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Rainbow Tick guide to LGBTI inclusive practice

This guide is a valuable resource for services that are committed to developing an organisational culture and systems that are LGBTI-inclusive and considering Rainbow Tick accreditation.

Rainbow Tick, Inclusive Pracitce, Cultural Safety, Accessibiltiy, Rainbow Health Victoria

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LGBTI Inclusive Practice Audit Tool

This audit tool can be used by organisations to get a sense of how LGBTI-inclusive they are. The audit tool is built around the six Rainbow Tick Standards.

Rainbow Tick, Inclusive Practice, Audit Tool, Rainbow Health Victoria

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LGBTI Experiences in Emergencies

Identifying the experiences and needs of LGBTI communities before, during and after emergencies in Victoria.

Accessibility, Rainbow Health Victoria

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Guidelines for trans and gender diverse inclusion in sport

This guideline from the Victorian Equal Opportunity and Human Rights Commission is aimed at sporting clubs, organisations and staff. It can also help individuals and players understand their rights.

Transgender, trans, sport, Inclusive practice, Law, legal

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Primary Prevention of Family Violence Against People From LGBTI Communities

This research report commissioned by the Victorian government in response to the Royal Commission into Family Violence. Written by Our Watch in partnership with Rainbow Health Victoria.

Family Violence, Intimate Partner Violence, LGBTIQ, Rainbow Health Victoria

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The everyday experiences of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people living with disability

This research report documents the effects of systemic discrimination on the health and wellbeing of LGBTI people with disability.

Disability, Accessibility, Rainbow Health Victoria

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Policing for same sex attracted and sex and gender diverse (SSASGD) young Victorians

This research report addresses the relationships between same-sex attracted, sex and gender diverse young people and Victoria Police.

Youth, Police, LGBTIQ Young People, Rainbow Health Victoria

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Something For Them

Meeting the support needs of same sex attracted, sex and gender diverse (SSASGD) young people who are recently arrived, refugees or asylum seekers.

refugees or asylum seekers, young people, Rainbow Health Victoria

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Nothing For Them

Understanding the support needs of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) young people from refugee and newly arrived backgrounds.

Refugee or Asylum Seekers, Young People, Rainbow Health Victoria

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From Blues to Rainbows

A report on the mental health and well-being of gender diverse and transgender young people in Australia.

young people, mental health, Rainbow Health Victoria

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A Closer Look at Private Lives 2

Addressing the mental health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) Australians.

Mental Health, evidence-based policy, Rainbow Health Victoria

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Improving E-therapy for Mood Disorders for Lesbians and Gay Men

A practical toolkit for developing tailored web and mobile phone-based depression and anxiety interventions.

Mental health

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Writing Themselves In 3

The third national study on the health and wellbeing of same sex attracted and gender questioning young people

young people, rainbow health victoria

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Writing Themselves in Again

The 2nd national report on the sexual health & well-being of same sex attracted young people in Australia.

youth, young people, ARCSHS

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Beyond Homophobia- Meeting the needs of same sex attracted and gender questioning young people in Victoria

A policy blueprint for a whole-of-government policy framework for meeting the needs of LGBTIQ+ young people with sector-specific recommendations.

youth, young people, policy, education, youth work, Rainbow Health Victoria

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Affirmative Care for Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming People: Best Practices for Front-line Health Care Staff

A best practice guideline for Front-line health care staff working with Trans and Gender Diverse people.

trans and gender diverse, inclusive practice, best practice, health

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ALL OF US

Health and Physical Education Resource Understanding Gender Diversity, Sexual Diversity and Intersex Topics for Years 7 and 8.

youth, health, physical education

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Australian Standards of Care and Treatment Guidelines for trans and gender diverse children and adolescents

Australian Standards of Care and Treatment Guidelines aim to maximise quality care provision to trans and gender diverse children and adolescents across Australia.

children and adolescents, young people, trans and gender diverse, treatment guidelines

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Beyond a Rainbow Sticker

A report on How2 create a gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and intersex (GLBTI) inclusive service, 2012 - 2013.

young people, inclusive practice, rainbow health victoria, GLBTI

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Beyond Homophobia

Beyond homophobia is a policy blue print about meeting the needs of same sex attracted and gender questioning (SSAGQ) young people in Victoria.

homophobia, policy and practice, inclusive practice, Rainbow Health Victoria

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Beyond "we treat everyone the same" report

This report documents the achievements of the How2 inclusive practice program and the work done by some of the program participants in effecting change within their respective organisations.

rainbow health victoria, inclusive practice, young people

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Common Scenarios: TGD inclusion in sport

A companion document to Guideline: Trans and gender diverse inclusion in sport, which explains key terms and legal obligations, as well as inclusive practice tips for Trans and Gender Diverse people.

sports, trans and gender diverse, legal, inclusive practice

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Contribution of drug and alcohol use to pathways in and out of homelessness for LGBTI people in Victoria

A project initiated and coordinated by the Gay and Lesbian Foundation of Australia exploring drug and alcohol contributions to homlessness within the LGBTI community.

AOD, homelessness

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Equinox: Protocols for the Initiation of Hormone Therapy for Trans and Gender Diverse Patients

Trans affirmative and person centred protocols for the initiation of Hormone Therapy for Trans and Gender Diverse patients.

trans and gender diverse, inclusive practice

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Gender is Not a Uniform

This resource aims to give you further information and ideas about how you can better support gender diverse and transgender students at your school.

young people, school, education, trans and gender diverse

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GLBTI inclusive practice: working with rural communities

This document outlines the issues and opportunities for rural health and human services implementing the National Standards for GLBTI inclusive practice.

inclusive practice, regional and remote, rainbow health victoria

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Guide for media – reporting on gender identity

A guide for the media reporting on gender identity.

media and communications, guideline

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Inclusive Language Guide

An inclusive language guide for respecting people of intersex, trans and gender diverse experience.

inclusive practice, guide, intersex, trans and gender diverse

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Inclusive Practices for Non-Binary Clients

An inclusive Practice guide for working with Non-Binary Clients.

trans and gender diverse, non-binary, inclusive practice, guide

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LGBTI People Mental Health & Suicide

A briefing paper on LGBTI Australian's mental health and suicidality.

mental health

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Looking Through the Kaleidoscope

A Guide to Best Practice in Determining Applications for Refugee Status Based on Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Intersex Grounds.

inclusive practice, refugee

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Policy and Practice Recommendations for Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) Service Providers supporting the Trans and Gender Diverse (TGD) Community

This guide has been designed to support Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD) Services to provide safe and positive care and support to members of the Trans and Gender Diverse (TGD) Community.

AOD, trans and gender diverse

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OMG I'M QUEER

Created by young people, OMG I’m Queer takes on sexuality and gender identity, exploring them with real life experiences and attitude.

young people, trans and gender diverse, sexuality

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PRIDENTITY IN ACTION

A whole school approach to supporting sexual and gender diversity.

young people, education, school, trans and gender diverse, sexuality

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Private Lives 2 report

The second national survey of the health and wellbeing of GLBT Australians.

mental health, GLBT, survey, Rainbow Health Victoria

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TRANS 101

A gender diversity crash course.

trans and gender diversity, young people

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Well proud

A guide to gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and intersex inclusive practice for health and human services.

inclusive practice

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who is your family poster

A poster using animals to show that families come in all different shapes and sizes.

families

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Growing Up Queer

Issues Facing Young Australians Who Are Gender Variant and Sexuality Diverse.

young people, trans and gender diverse

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“This group gave me a family”

An evaluation of the impact of social support groups on the health and well being of same sex attracted young people.

social and support groups, young people, health and wellbeing, mental health

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"Whenever I need it"

A special report on the help provided to LGBTQI young people who access ReachOut.com.

young people, mental health

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