Organisations and Services in the ACT and Australia


Canberra and the ACT

Canberra Inclusive Partnership

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.


Sexual Health and Family Planning ACT

Northside Community Services


The following services have experience working with the transgender, and gender diverse communities as well as their family members.

Relationships Australia Canberra Region



LGBTIQ+ Youth Groups

The following youth groups are run during school terms at various locations across Canberra and Queanbeyan.

Bit Bent Belconnen

Bit Bent Woden



Community Services

These organisations provide a range of services, including case management, support and social groups for the wider community.

Capital Regional Community Services

Woden Community Services

Communities at Work

Northside Community Services

Sexual Health Services

The following services provide sexual health services to the intersex, transgender and gender diverse communities in Canberra.

Sexual Health and Family Planning ACT

Canberra Sexual Health Centre

Mental Health Services

The following services work in the mental health sector in Canberra, and are not intersex, transgender and gender diverse specific.

Crisis Assessment and Treatment Team

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services

Mental Health ACT

Drug and Alcohol Services

The following services provide counselling and other support options for those looking to change their drug and/or alcohol habits, and are not intersex, transgender and gender diverse specific.

Directions ACT

Adolescent Drug Withdrawal Unit (Ted Noffs)


Domestic/Family Violence and Sexual Assault Services

The following services provide various support options for those experiencing, or those who have experienced, domestic and/or family violence. All these services are inclusive of gender identity and intersex status.

Domestic Violence Crisis Service

Beryl Women Inc

Toora Women Inc

Canberra Rape Crisis Centre

Other Health Services

These services provide support and/or medical care, and are not intersex, transgender and gender diverse specific.

Hepatitis ACT

Women’s Health Service


The following services provide varying options for legal support, and are not intersex, transgender and gender diverse specific.

The ACT Human Rights Commission

The ACT Human Rights Commission works closely with the intersex, transgender and gender diverse communities in Canberra. The Commission is able to take complaints about services in the ACT if you feel you have been discriminated against for any reason (including your gender identity and/or intersex status).

Legal Aid ACT

Provides legal services for those experiencing social or economic disadvantage.

South Australia

Adelaide LGBT events

List events and activities of interest to the LGBTIQ communities in Adelaide and country South Australia.


Offering mentoring, support, information and referral for people coming out as LGBTIQ, and their families.


Rainbow Tasmania

An information resource and an incorporated body of organisations dedicated to achieving and maintaining inclusion and equity for LGBTI people in Tasmania.

Working It Out

Tasmania’s gender, sexuality, and intersex support and education service.

Northern Territory

LGBTI Clinic Northside Health NT Darwin

Northside offers the best of integrative, functional and nutritional medicine alongside high quality conventional general practice care. Northside received the inaugural Darwin Pride Community Award 2017 recognising its services to the Darwin LGBTI communities.

Northern Territory AIDS and Hepatitis Council

The Northern Territory AIDS and Hepatitis Council offers services for the LGBTI community, such as counselling, community support, alcohol and drug service, rapid HIV tests, and more.



The Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations is the national peak body of HIV and AIDS sexual health organisations

Black Rainbow

Social network for Indigenous people who identify as LGBTI, sistergirl or brotherboy. Also advocates for better mental health and suicide prevention.

Genderqueer Australia

Specialises in the support of gender questioning and genderqueer people, their family, friends and professionals who they go to for help.


A mental health and suicide prevention project supporting health organisations to be inclusive of LGBTI people.


Provides mental health, peer mentoring and events to support same-sex attracted and gender-diverse young people from all over Australia.

Intersex Human Rights Australia

Intersex human rights, information, education and peer and family support.

Out for Australia

An organisation that seeks to support and mentor aspiring LGBTI professionals as they navigate their way through the early stages of their career.

PFLAG Australia

A non-profit voluntary organisation and support network for parents and families of LGBTI people.

Pinnacle Foundation

Provides scholarships to LGBTI youth who are marginalised or disadvantaged.

Pride in Diversity

Australia’s only national not-for-profit employer support program for all aspects of LGBTI workplace inclusion. Publishers of the Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI).

Pride in Sport

Sporting inclusion program specifically designed to assist National and State sporting organisations and clubs with the inclusion of LGBTI employees, players, volunteers and spectators.

QLife Australia

Free LGBTI phone and web counselling.

Silver Rainbow

An LGBTI ageing and aged care group that provides training for aged care providers, resources, information and advocacy.


Supporting trans* children and their families.

New South Wales


The AIDS Council of NSW offers counselling, resources, substance support, and more.

The Gender Centre Inc

A non-profit state-wide service supporting the transgender and gender diverse community through counselling, case management, crisis & transitional accommodation, Transgender Anti-Violence project, over 55 support, group work outreach, prison outreach.


A non-profit, state-wide organisation working with and supporting young LGBTI people through case work, accommodation, drop-in services, counselling and group activities.


Open Doors

An LGBTI youth service that provides drop-in services, counselling, outreach workers and group activities.

Stand Up With Pride

A north Queensland organisation that pursues social change through community action, education, promotion of LGBTI diversity, and social opportunities and peer support.

Sunshine Coast Rainbow Network

Peer outreach, social networking, information sharing, and more.


Coming Out Australia

Helping people in the GLBTIQ Community with coming out.

The Shed

A support group for trans men, trans masculine people and their allies located in Melbourne, Australia.


Geelong’s very own safe and inclusive space for LGBTI young people aged between 10-25. Weekly meetings, social events, information and advice.


Collectively brings together local organisations and artists supporting and representing the LGBTI communities in the western region of Melbourne.

Equinox Clinic

Safe, TGD-focused heathcare clinic.

Transgender Victoria

Founded in the late 1990s to address discrimination faced by trans people in Victoria.

The Diversity Project

Aims to create a safer, more inclusive and healthier community in the City of Greater Shepparton and beyond for young people who are same-sex attracted, sex and gender diverse.

Thorne Harbour Health

Thorne Harbour Health offers services for the LGBTI community, such as counselling, community support, alcohol and drug service, rapid HIV tests, and more


A specialist employment service for LGBTI-identified people. Search for “WorkingOUT” at

Zoe Belle Gender Centre

A centre to support and improve the health and wellbeing of Victoria’s sex and gender diverse population.

Western Australia

Freedom Centre

A hangout and resource location for LGBTI youth based in Northbridge, Perth.


Phone and web-based counselling service for the LGBTI community.

Living Proud

Providing support, information and resources to the Western Australian LGBTI community.

True Colours
true colours

A service offering regional support for young people with diverse sexuality and gender, as well as their families. Also provides training workshops for allied service providers. Operates in Bunbury.