Actions to Support LGBTI Elders: A Guide for Aged Care Providers – one of a suite of action plans – forms part of the Aged Care Diversity Framework towards meeting Aged Care standards.
Loddon Mallee LGBTIQ+ Community of Practice meets bi-monthly online; uses the Rainbow Tick Standards A framework for LGBTIQ cultural safety 3rd edition as a framework – contact the Diversity Advisors
Inclusive Language Guide – This guide explains how to use language respectfully and inclusively when working with and referring to lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans and gender diverse, intersex, and queer and questioning people. It’s for Victorian public sector employees.
My Aged Care Service Finder specialisation for LGBTI people – a guide for service providers This factsheet provides information on what is expected of providers who indicate on My Aged Care that they can provide specific or customised aged care services for lesbian, gay, bisexual transgender and/or intersex (LGBTI) consumers.
- Then and Now – Older lesbians share their stories View this short film (13.15 mins), reflect and consider these women as potential consumers of your service. An accompanying guidance resource has been developed for the purpose of supporting staff to link their practice to the aged care standards.
- A collection of YouTube videos relating to LGBTI, including the Then and Now personal stories recorded by Val’s Ageing & Aged Care. These have been collated by team members from EMR Alliance.
The Department of Health developed a 24 minute educational video with the Aged Care Channel on LGBTI: Inclusion and Awareness for the aged care sector (released May 2017)
LGBTI guide sheets for Aged Care assessment services – The LGBTI inclusive assessment guide sheets provide a comprehensive range of information to assist with the delivery of LGBTI inclusive assessment.