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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Growing Up Queer: Issues Facing Young Australians Who are Gender Variant and Sexuality Diverse

Report

The Young and Well Cooperative Reseach Centre, with partners the University of Western Sydney and Twenty10, releases ‘Growing Up Queer: Issues Facing Young Australians Who are Gender Variant and Sexuality Diverse’.

Transgender people at work - Guideline

Website link

Complying with the Equal Opportunity Act 2010 in employment

Seahorse Victoria Inc.

Website link

Supporting the transgender community in Victoria

Nothing for them - understanding the support needs of LGBT young people from refugee and newly arrived backgrounds

Report

Study exploring service provision for refugee and newly arrived LGBT young people

Gender Queer Australia - website

Website link

Web based resource for gender questioning and genderqueer people

Premier launches 'Righting historical wrongs'

Background paper

Victorian men convicted for having gay sex before it was decriminalised are set to have the convictions removed from their records.

Families Like Mine - guide to support families and parents of LGBTGD young people

Resource

Developed by Beyondblue, this multimedia guide aims to support parents & families to reduce discrimination and promote an inclusive environment for LGBTGD young people.

Cancer patient experience (UK)

Report

National UK report on cancer patient experience includes analysis of sexual orientation as demographic profile

LGBTIQ Legal Advice

Website link

The Fitzroy Legal Service (FLS) is now offering a free specialist LGBTIQ Legal Advice Service.

Victorian Gay & Lesbian Rights Lobby (VGLRL)

Website link

The Victorian Gay and Lesbian Rights Lobby works for and with the whole gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ) community to end discrimination and to achieve equality and social justice.

Stop. Think. Respect - Beyond Blue campaign

Video

These videos formed part of a wider campaign undertaken by Beyond Blue, to bring awareness to the impact of systemic discrimination on lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and intersex people's mental health.

Adoptive Gay Father Families: Parent–Child Relationships and Children’s Psychological Adjustment

Journal article

Study finds more positive parental well-being and parenting in gay father families compared to heterosexual parent families.

Prostate cancer information needs of Australian gay and bisexual men

Monograph

Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia (PCFA) has released the results of new research which highlights the need for prostate cancer resources specifically for gay and bisexual men.

Stand Up! Don't stand for homophobic bullying

Video

This very positive four and a half minute video promotes friendship amongst young people as a way to combat homophobic bullying.
Keep a box of tissues handy (in a good way!)

No going back: Lesbian and gay people and the asylum system (UK)

Report

Stonewall UK have published the report 'No going back: Lesbian and gay people and the asylum system' (2010), which is based on interviews with asylum-seekers and UK Border Agency decision-makers. It found almost systemic homophobia in the UK asylum system resulting in legitimate lesbian, gay and bisexual asylum seekers regularly being refused sanctuary.

Transgender Victoria Website

Website link

Check out Transgender Victoria's website!

"Beyond: a rainbow sticker"

Report

A report on HOW2 create a gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and intersex (GLBTI) inclusive service, 2012 - 2013

LGBT - European Union Agency for Fundamental Human Rights

Website link

Biggest ever survey of LGBT Europeans.

National Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) Ageing and Aged Care Strategy

Policy

Designed to inform the way the Australian Government supports the aged care sector to deliver care that is sensitive to and inclusive of the needs of LGBTI people, their families and carers.

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.