Research

Australia’s largest national survey of the health and wellbeing of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ) people to date.

The largest ever study on the experiences of LGBTQA+ young people aged 14-21 in Australia.

Suicide prevention

Exploring suicide prevention and mental health-related peer support in Melbourne’s LGBTQ communities.

The 2021 Snapshot of Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Statistics for LGBTIQ+ People provides a snapshot of what is known of the current mental health and wellbeing outcomes of LGBTI people in Australia.

This National LGBTIQ+ Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Strategy has been developed in response to the need for urgent action on mental health and suicide prevention for LGBTIQ communities. This strategy provides a roadmap over the next five years to deliver a mental health and suicide prevention system that delivers equality of outcomes for LGBTIQ+ communities.

LGBTIQ+ use of crisis support services in Australia.

Gender affirming healthcare

Standards of Care intended to assist and enable clinicians across Australia to better meet the medical gender affirmation needs of their trans women, trans men and non-binary patients.

Maximising quality care provision to trans and gender diverse children and adolescents across Australia.

Clinical guidance for health professionals to assist transsexual, transgender, and gender nonconforming people with safe and effective pathways to achieving lasting personal comfort with their gendered selves.

Supporting the South Australian health care system to better meet the needs of trans and gender diverse children and young people.

ACON have prepared an evidence brief, co-signed by AusPATH and LGBTIQ+ Health Australia which states that all trans people in Australia should have full and free access to medical gender affirmation, including surgical interventions.

Conversion practices

Supporting recovery from LGBTIQA+ change and supression practices.

Responding to LGBT conversion therapy in Australia.

Workplace inclusion

The report focuses on workplace challenges LGBTIQA+ people face, the effects of workplace discrimination and how employers and colleagues can better support LGBTIQA+ people at work.

The definitive national benchmark on LGBTQ workplace inclusion.

Other health and social services

A framework to support organisations to improve the quality of care and services they provide to LGBTIQ service users, staff and volunteers.

Assisting AOD services be accessible, culturally informed and inclusive.

A guide to primary prevention of family violence experienced by LGBTIQ communities.

120 queer youth share their ideas for a more LGBTIQ inclusive Victoria.

A study of trans and gender diverse Australians.

This review documents higher rates of discrimination and reduced service access among LGBTI people with disability.

Rainbow Ageing is a national research project that aims to provide new data on the health and well-being of older lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Australians.

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