GLHV online resource library

The GLHV online library has extensive information about GLBTI health and associated subjects. Content is classified by subject area and target audience. If you can't find the item you're looking for, there is also a full-text search option.

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Guide to Sensitive Care for LGB People Attending General Practice

Fact sheet

This guide has been designed to assist GPs, practice nurses and practice staff to be inclusive of and sensitive to lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) people.

Sexual violence and GLBTI communities

Fact sheet

Resource sheet published by the Australian Centre for the Study of Sexual Assault.

Sexual violence and GLBTIQ communities - resource sheet

Fact sheet

A resource sheet written by the Australian Centre for the Study of Sexual Assault.

HIV & Oral Health - Info sheet

Fact sheet

People Living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA) Victoria have released 'HIV & Oral Health' as part of their information series for people living living with HIV

Help us to demystify some myths on lesbian health!

Fact sheet

IGLA, the International Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Intersex Association have designed this project to raises awareness of some misconceptions on lesbian’s health and sexual behaviour that could have life-threatening consequences.

Tips for providing paps to Trans Men

Fact sheet

A check list for health practitioners providing pap tests for trans men.

“Who is in your family?” A resource kit by Rainbow Families Council

Fact sheet

This resource kit aims to help children, families and early childhood educators start discussions about the diversity of families – including same-sex parented families – who are part of their communities.

Your Rights Check List

Fact sheet

In 2008, Commonwealth laws changed to ensure that the children of same-sex couples are recognised in many circumstances.

Marriage-like relationships, de facto relationships, and Centrelink

Fact sheet

A factsheet produced by the National Welfare Rights Network highlights the impact of the Government's same-sex reforms on Social Security and Family Assistance entitlements

STI Fact Sheets

Fact sheet

A wide range of STI fact sheets are availible online. We have provied the links to three reliable organisation which offer sexual health information and STI fact sheets and we have included the most common STI fact sheets as pdf's.

Australian Centre for Post Traumatic Mental Health

Fact sheet

The Australian Centre for Post Traumatic Mental Health based at Melbourne University has a range of fact sheets aimed at self help and general information about trauma.

We're here … an early childhood resource

Fact sheet

Children with lesbian and/or gay parents have always existed. In more recent times, lesbian parented families have been increasing in number and visibility. Consequently, our children are now attending early childhood services in greater numbers. This booklet is a resource for childcare workers. It was written by members of the lesbian parents
playgroups in the City of Darebin in Victoria, with the assistance of a number of early childhood workers.

Living Memory LGBT History Timeline

Fact sheet

To offer those who work with, live with, or love LGBT elders insight into their concerns, lifestyles, and belief sets, the Transgender Aging Network (TAN) has constructed the "Living Memory LGBT History Timeline." Divided by decade (starting with the 1920s), the timeline cross-references how old those who are currently ages 50 to 100 would have been when critical LGBT events or changes took place.

What's Out There?! Supporting Same Sex Attracted and Transgender Young People

Fact sheet

This resource is a tool to assist service providers access information, purchase resources or provide internet links to young people who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT)
or are questioning their sexuality and/or gender identity.

HIV+ Gay Sex

Fact sheet

This booklet is about being gay, having HIV and sex.
It has been written primarily for gay men with HIV, and for this reason is written from a positive man’s perspective.
For HIV negative readers who may not know the
status of their sexual partners or may be in a
relationship with a man who is HIV positive, we hope this booklet gives you some insight into the issues facing gay men with HIV.

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered youth issues

Fact sheet

Lesbians; Youth; Contraception; Self perception; Sexual behaviour; HIV; Statistics; Sexual abuse; Harassment; Psychosocial aspects

Victorian Police - Family Violence in Same Sex Relationships

Fact sheet

This short inforamtion sheet produced by the Victorian Police, points out their approach to family violence in same sex relationships and offers advice and support through their Gay and Lesbian Liaison Officers.

Victorian Police Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex Liaison Officers (GLLOs)

Fact sheet Victoria Police logo

Victoria Police has appointed a number of lesbian,

When Your Friend Has a Drug or Alcohol Problem & When Your Partner has a Drug or Alcohol Problem

Fact sheet

The HIV/AIDS Program at Public Health - Seattle & King County (USA) has developed 2 new booklets for gay/bi men who want to help a loved
one involved in problematic drug or alcohol use. The booklets entitled "When Your Friend Has a Drug or Alcohol Problem" and "When Your Partner has a Drug or Alcohol Problem"

Small Effort, Big Change (UK)

Fact sheet

This guide provides the primary care team with a low-cost action plan for improving trust and communication between gay men and their GPs and thus achieving important health gains.