Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, Queer (LGBTIQ)

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

The Victorian Pride Centre is home to Val’s LGBTI Ageing and Aged Care and Transgender Victoria, both funded to provide training and support for CHSP providers in recent years

LGBTIQ+ Health Australia

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.

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.