Befriending Program Social Meetup and Training

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SOCIAL MEETUP & TRAINING For people 50 and over who identify as LGBTI and want to extend their social networks or support a peer. SATURDAY JANUARY 21st Southcare Hall, Pether Rd, Manning 10-12.30 pm making friends 12.30-1.30 lunch provided 1.30 – 3.30 befriender training Contact Rowan for more information: villagehub@grai.org.au 0493 368 023

The National Mental Health Commission wants to hear from the LGBTIQA+ community

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Mental Health Forum

The National Mental Health Commission is hosting an online webinar for people in the LGBTIQA+ community as part of Making Connections for Your Mental Health and Wellbeing (Connections2022) program. During this online forum, we invite you to share how the mental health system is working for you in general, and any challenges you have experienced that impact your mental health and wellbeing and thoughts about … Read More

Seniors Week Panel – Ageism in the LGBTI+ Communities

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An intergenerational panel discussion on Ageism Does it exist? Is it an issue? Saturday 12th November, 4-7pm, Centre for Stories (Pop up) Hay St Mall (next to Kmart), Register with Eventbrite (no cost): https://bit.ly/LGBTIAgeism For more information contact Kedy at eo@grai.org.au

What a Life I’ve Lived!

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What a life I’ve lived! A free healthy lunch, entertaining speakers on the theme, ‘What a life I’ve lived’, and creative activities to celebrate the good memories and times of our lives. When and where… Tuesday 11th October 11am – 2pmCitiplace Community Centre,(in the small Conference Room upstairs) Upper-Level City Railway Station Complex, Wellington St, Perth (1 minute from the … Read More

Right to Belong Free Training

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Right to Belong LGBTI People in Aged Care Free Training Full day (9.30am-4pm)Tuesday 13th September 2022Institute of Chartered AccountantsLevel 11, 2 Mill St, Perth WABook your ticket – https://www.eventbrite.com/e/right-to-belong-lgbti-people-in-age-care-tickets-396929596107

LGBTI Elders Games Hub

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Board games, conversation and afternoon tea. Perth CBDFirst Thursday of the month: Citiplace Community CentreUpper Level Walkway, City Railway Station Complex, Wellington Street, PerthTIME: 1-3pm* SOR – FremantleFourth Wednesday of each month: Fremantle Library – The LabWalyalup Civic Centre151 High St, Fremantle.Time: 1-3pm* *Monthly until December 2022. NOR – WoodvaleCommunity Vision Woodvale Social Centre,5 Trappers Drive, WoodvaleMonday August 15th, 2-4pmMonday … Read More

CAMP Book Release

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We are excited to let you know about a CAMP (Campaign Against Moral Persecution) book release! CAMP: AUSTRALIA’S PIONEER HOMOSEXUAL RIGHTS ACTIVISTSBy Robyn Kennedy & Robyn PlaisterPublish date August 2022 PRE-ORDER NOW – LIMITED PRINT RUN!• Beautifully presented 300-page hardback edition• Unique stories of pioneering activism and resilience• 35 original portrait photos of CAMP activists• Dozens of restored, rare archival … Read More

Free LGBTI Cultural Inclusivity Training

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Do you provide a service to LGBTI seniors who are 50+ years? Learn to recognise their needs and provide culturally appropriate responses. Explore & Engage CULTURAL SAFETY ORGANISATIONAL CAPABILITY PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CONSUMER CONSULTATION DOCUMENTATION & DISCLOSURE ACCESS & INTAKE PROCESSES Venue: Institute of Charted AccountantsLevel 11, 2 Mill Street, Perth. Date and time: Tuesday 16th August, 9am to 1pm. Book … Read More

Christmas in July

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Back by popular demand! Come join our fabulous host BarbieQ for an evening of games, entertainment, prizes and plenty of laughs. Venue: Connect Vic Park, 5 Mackie St Victoria Park.Date: Saturday the 23rd of July 2022.Time: 7.00pm.Tickets: $10. Buy now!