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!

The National LGBTI Ageing and Aged Care Community of Practice Project

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The National LGBTI Ageing and Aged Care Community of Practice Project

Delivered by LGBTI aged care specialists GRAI, these training sessions will prompt a better understanding of the needs of LGBTI people, and equip managers to increase the LGBTI inclusivity in their organisation. Since 2014, GRAI has delivered our ‘Right to Belong’ LGBTI inclusivity training to the aged care sector, as part of the federally funded National LGBTI Ageing and Aged … Read More

Keeping Sane by Understanding Caring for Older Persons

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Keeping Sane by Understanding Caring for Older PersonsMental health Literacy for working with Older People: Develop awareness and learn how to lift mood and reduce decline.We will cover: depression, anxiety, delirium, psychosis and dementia plus when to get help About our presenter:Deb Reveley is the Principal Driver of Brain Ambulance, which delivers mental health education from lived experience. Southcare Hall,19 … Read More

Better Together: LGBTIQA+ Volunteering

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National Volunteer Week

INTERGENERATIONAL EVENT: Better Together: LGBTIQA+ Volunteering. For National Volunteer Week (16-22 May 2022), GRAI and Living Proud will be hosting a Better Together: LGBTIQA+ Volunteering Saturday 21st May 10am – 12.30pm Southcare Hall, 19 Pether Rd, Manning Speakers: Minister Hon Stephen Dawson MLCMinister for Emergency Services; Innovation and ICT; Medical Research; Volunteering Join in some easy volunteering activities and meet … Read More

LGBTI Senior’s Consultation

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LGBTI Senior’s Consultation Have your say in West Australia’s Senior’s Strategy 2022-2032 The Strategy aims to: Support older Western Australians of all backgrounds throughout the state to achieve better life outcomes. Help guide whole-of-community efforts to support older Western Australians to live their best life as they age. Be implemented through two-year action plans that will connect, coordinate, and evaluate … Read More

Free Training Program Full Day March 29.

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Free Training

Just Announced! Training program: FULL DAY (9am-4pm)Tuesday 29 March. Book now on Eventbrite.Venue: Institute of Charted Accountants Level 11, 2 Mill Street, Perth.Enquiries: | 0484 639 886

CAMP WA 50th Anniversary

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CAMP Group Shot

GRAI celebrated CAMP WA’s 50 year anniversary in great style, paying our deep respect to those brave activists who in the 1970s spoke out, lobbied, educated and protested for the rights of GLBTI people. CAMP WA laid the foundation for services like Living Proud and WAAC and along with political action CAMP provided safe places and events for GLBTI people to socialise … Read More

Talking Generations Games

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Talking Gens

Talking Generations Games – building a strong LGBTI intergenerational community that is inclusive and fabulous! The fifth in GRAI’s popular Talking Generations series, the T-Gen Games will continue our tradition of providing space for rich, all-ages conversations – this year while playing games in the park! Starting with morning tea, we’ll form intergenerational teams for a circuit of games, like croquet, … Read More

GRAI AGM 2020 Photo Gallery

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Photo credits Leece Johnson GRAI would like to thank all of the members and friends that made our 2020 AGM such a wonderful success. It was a record turnout and can only lead to even bigger and better things next year. Special thanks to the GRAI board for all their hard work and our very special guest Manuao TeAotonga from … Read More

Coming Out Of Covid Gallery

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Acorn Photo and GRAI’s heart and soul person June Lowe recently paid visits to some of our most loved members of the community for a glamorous photoshoot and interview opportunity. The original plan was to hold a real exhibition once the pandemic had settled down, but with things still being a bit uncertain we thought best to hold the exhibition … Read More


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AGM 2020

You are warmly invited to join us at our upcoming AGM. This is an opportunity to celebrate GRAI’s achievements of 2019-2020, and for us to thank you for your support throughout the year.We love to add a little something special to our AGM’s following the formalities. This year we’re delighted to present a vignette performance by the fabulous Manuao Te Aotonga. Manuao recently … Read More

Mandurah Women’s Dance Party

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Saturday 7 March 2020 – 7.30pm to 1am at the Sunbreakers Restaurant, MANDURAH! Harking back to the Women’s Dances in WA in the 70s and 80s…. GRAI (GLBTI Rights in Ageing Inc.) and MeetnMuse Mandurah, are holding a Women’s Dance Party in Mandurah.  This event welcomes all women, especially celebrating women of diverse sexuality and gender identity, and also honours … Read More

Before Stonewall

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Before Stonewall

This forum combines an INFO SESSION on Navigating Aged Care, followed by refreshments, before our special Australian premiere screening of BEFORE STONEWALL! 5.00pm – Presentation and Q&A: Navigating Aged Care – Connecting with services and support. Specialist Advocate Navigator, Justine Martyr. 5.30pm – Light refreshments and opportunity to socialise and/or talk further with the Specialist Navigator. 6.00pm – Film: Before Stonewall: the making of a gay … Read More