GLHV online resource library

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Private Lives 2 Report


Private Lives 2 report

Teaching Diversities: Same Sex-Attracted Young People, CALD communities and Arts based Community Education


The project focused on the vulnerabilities and needs of same sex-attracted (SSAY) young people, particularly those from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) and emerging communities.

I'm really no different from you - Stories and Insights from SSAY in Melbourne's West


ISIS Primary Care (Sunshine) has recently conducted research with same sex attracted (SSA) young people in the Western suburbs.

Coming out, coming home or inviting people in? Supporting same-sex attracted women from immigrant and refugee communities


This report has three chapters. This first chapter has provided a brief overview of the Multicultural Centre for Women’s Health and the Understanding Sexuality Project. Presented in Chapter 2 are the project findings, while key recommendations are presented in Chapter 3.

Enough is enough. A Report on Discrimination and Abuse Experienced by Lesbians, Gay men, Bisexuals and Transgender People in Vic


This report is based on questionnaire data collected by a working group of the Victorian Gay and
Lesbian Rights Lobby (VGLRL) between January and June, 1999. Nine hundred and twenty nine
members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) communities in Victoria

Injustice at Every Turn - report of the National Transgender Discrimination Survey (NTDS) USA


This US report “Injustice at Every Turn,” reveals the depth of discrimination against transgender and gender non-conforming people in a wide range of areas, including education, health care, employment, and housing.

Coming out to care: gay and lesbian carers’ experiences of dementia services

Journal article, Report

This article reports on findings from a qualitative study, undertaken in England that explored the experiences of 21 gay men and lesbian women who care, or cared, for a person with dementia.

Health in Difference 2010 special journal issue online

Conference Paper, Report

The December 2010 issue of the Gay and Lesbian Issues and Psychology Review (Vol 6, No 3) features papers from the 2010 Health in Difference conference available freely online

Double Trouble? the health needs of culturally diverse men who have sex with men


Multicultural Health and Support Service (MHSS) report from a forum on culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) men who have sex with men (MSM). Forum held in Melbourne in July 2009,

Child Welfare League of America Best Practice Guidelines: Serving LGBT Youth in Out-of-Home Care (US)


This best practice guidelines book aims to improve outcomes for youth in welfare with accurate, up-to-date information about the best practices for providing competent services to youth who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender (LGBT).

Writing Themselves in 3 (WTi3) report


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

Not so private lives:


Not so private lives: National findings on the relationships and well-being of same-sex attracted Australians - University of Queensland.

Different families - the experiences of children with lesbian and gay parents (UK)


Research examining the experiences of children with gay parents from the UK.

Come out to play: the sport experiences of LBGT communities in Victoria


A report on a research project undertaken by Victoria University and Gay and Lesbian Health Victoria and supported by VicHealth.

Beyond tolerance - Making sexual orientation a public matter (UK)


This policy report by the UK Equality and Human Rights Commission addresses data collection, hate crimes, being out at work, school bullying & access to health care.

Over Not Out


Over Not Out - The housing and homelessness issues specific to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender asylum seekers. (UK)

This report presents ground breaking research into the housing and homelessness issues specific to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) asylum seekers, with particular reference to those living in and
returning to London.

Primary Health Care Project on HIV and Depression


A short report of key findings from the 'Primary Health Care Project on HIV and Depression' is now available online.

Sex & Gender Diversity project concluding paper


Sex Files: the legal recognition of sex in documents and government records.

Concluding paper of the sex and gender diversity project. Australian Human Rights Commission

Gay Community Periodic Survey - Melbourne 2008


The Melbourne Gay Community Periodic Survey is an annual cross-sectional survey of gay and other homosexually active men recruited from a range of gay community sites in Melbourne.

Launch of Coming Forward Report


Cheif Commissioner of Police Christine Nixon launches Coming Forward report.