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LGBTQIA65+ Equality At Every Age

On this page you will find a range of resources and information aimed to support older LGBTQIA people better understand how elder abuse can affect them and how to prevent and respond to abuse.

Last updated: October 12, 2021
Claire Allen

LGBTQ Abuse – An often unacknowledged form of elder abuse

This insightful article is by Claire Allen, National Program Manager, Pride in Health + Wellbeing, ACON Pride Inclusion Programs

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LGBTQIA65+ Webinar

Julie McCrossin AM is joined by Joe Ball, Jude Munro AO and Paul van Reyk, with contributions by Aunty Vanessa in this insightful conversation about the issues, concerns and opportunities that directly affect the older LGBTQIA+ community.

Jude Munro - Panelist

Paul van Reyk - Panelist

Joe Ball - Panelist

Aunty Vanessa - Panelist

Julie McCrossin - Moderator


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Intersex Awareness Day webinar

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Launch of Beyond Urgent: National LGBTIQ+ Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Strategy

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LGBTIQA+ Elders Health & Wellbeing Day

U City Function Centre 43 Franklin Street Adelaide, SA 5000

LGBTQIA+ Resources

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Aged Care for LGBTI Elders

Aged care providers must make sure people of diverse gender, sexuality or who are intersex feel safe, included and resp...


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