GRAI - GLBTI Rights in Ageing Inc

 

Welcome to the GLBTI Rights in Ageing Inc (GRAI) website.

We are a Western Australian community-based group with a mission to create a responsive and inclusive mature age environment that promotes and supports a quality life for older and ageing people of diverse sexualities and gender identities.

We are a voluntary group that works actively in the policy and political environment and we would welcome your support and involvement.

As with any organisation, we value feedback from anyone who visits our site so please check back here often for the latest in GLBTI retirement news and let us know if there’s something you want to see us include on our site.

 “The future belongs to truth, science and rationality rather than to dogma, hatred, and ignorance".

The Honourable Justice Michael Kirby AC, CMG

An excerpt from Justice Kirby’s opening address at the Inaugural GRAI Public Forum – held on Tuesday 25 October 2005.

Aged Care for Transsexuals

November 30th, 2014 Comments off

From Polare magazine, a comprehensive report on the unique needs of trans* folk accessing aged-care facilities and services.

www.gendercentre.org.au/resources/polare-archive/archived-articles/aged-care-for-transsexuals.htm

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GRAI Sundowner at the Urban Orchard

November 13th, 2014 Comments off

Join GRAI in celebrating Pridefest as the sun sets over the city. Mix and mingle with all your favourite people at the delightful Urban Orchard. Local wines, other beverages and canapés included.

This event is a fundraiser for GRAI, who work hard championing the rights of older LGBTI people.

Urban Orchard, Perth Cultural Centre

Friday 21 November, 6 – 8 pm

Tickets: $30 (regular), $25 (GRAI/PRIDE members)

For more information, contact Dave Nicholson on 0400 596 874. For the flyer click here.

To buy tickets, click here.

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PRIDEFEST Community Breakfast

October 24th, 2014 Comments off

Sat 15 November, 9am to 11am
Russell Square (corner James St and Lake St)

If you love a laid-back catch up with friends, you’ll love this free Pridefest community breakfast hosted by GRAI. Bring a breakfast feast, a picnic rug, your friends and family, stretch out on the grass and enjoy a relaxed start to Pridefest-ivities.

Get togethers are all too rare in our community. Don’t forget to share this invitation with all your favourite people. We can’t wait to see you there.

GRAI-breakfast

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