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Posted 24 May 2021

Writing Themselves In 4

In 2019, the Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society (ARCSHS) at La Trobe University, with support from Rainbow Health Victoria and Rainbow Network, asked 6,418 LGBTQA+ people aged 14 to 21 about their experiences with education, homelessness, harassment, assault, mental health, community connections and more. This is the largest ever study on the experiences of LGBTQA+ young people aged 14-21 in Australia.

The national report includes these findings and recommendations.

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Posted 15 Nov 2020

Private Lives 3 – La Trobe University

Private Lives 3 (PL3) is the third iteration of the Private Lives surveys, with the first conducted in 2005 and the second in 2011. PL3 is Australia’s largest national survey of the health and wellbeing of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ) people to date. It was conducted by the Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society (ARCSHS) at La Trobe University. The survey provides vital information for health professionals, service providers, community organisations and governments to better understand and support the health and wellbeing of LGBTIQ people in Australia. PL3 was jointly funded by the Victorian Department of Health and Human Services and the Victorian Department of Premier and Cabinet. This report presents data from participants of PL3 who were living in Australia at the time of the survey.

Download the report here.

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Posted 10 Jun 2020

Game To Play?

A research report exploring the experiences and attitudes towards sport, exercise and physical activity amongst same sex attracted and gender diverse young people.

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Private Lives 2: The second national survey of the health and wellbeing of GLBT Australians

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A Guide to LGBTIQ-inclusive Data Collection

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Australian Trans and Gender Diverse Sexual Health Survey: Report of Findings

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Posted 19 Jul 2019

Glossary

Sex – the biological characteristics of a person when they are born, including their genitalia, chromosomes, and gonads

Gender identity – the gender with which a person identifies internally

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Posted 18 Jul 2019

Trans Pathways: the mental health experiences and care pathways of trans young people

Groundbreaking, Australian research on the experiences of trans and gender diverse young people.

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Posted 18 Jul 2019

Organisations and Services in the ACT and Australia

 

The Canberra Inclusive Partnership is made up of lead organisations in Canberra working with the LGBTIQ+ communities, including AGA. These services can provide various support options and assist in linking people with other relevant services.

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