Category Archives: Research

Coming out, coming home or inviting people in?

Apologies for all the copy-paste entreis, but there is a lot going on out there! Like this: ‘The Multicultural Centre for Women’s Health is pleased to announce the release of a new report about supporting same-sex attracted women from immigrant … Continue reading

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Community Undertakings — Survey

Having been through my fair share of bereavement and attended quite a few funerals and memorials in recent years, the ways in which we understand and enact grief and loss the rituals we use to deal with it all have … Continue reading

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Gay Men — Health Survey (ACON)

‘Gay men are being encouraged to help ACON build the health and wellbeing of our community by taking part in an important bi-annual survey. The Sydney Gay Community Periodic Survey is designed to improve understanding of gay health issues by … Continue reading

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MindOUT Survey on LGBTI Mental Wellbeing (Australia)

‘MindOUT is the first national LGBTI mental health and suicide prevention project in Australia. MindOUT needs input from the LGBTI community as to what makes a real difference to mental wellbeing and suicide prevention. Go to http://lgbthealth.org.au/mindout for more info about the … Continue reading

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Inner City Legal Centre (ICLC): Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex Survey

‘As part of an important new project the Inner City Legal Centre (ICLC) is conducting an online survey to improve our services to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex people all over NSW by better understanding people’s experiences and legal needs. … Continue reading

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Pride History Group — Oral History Project

Just volunteered my services for this: ‘Pride History is creating an accessible archive of its oral history interviews. Our target is 100 interviews in 2011. We’re looking for oral history interviewers (training available) and people who can help prepare the … Continue reading

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A New Style of AIDS Activist

This NY Times article about a new wave of AIDS advocates is really encouraging: ‘Roughly a quarter-century after gay men rose up to demand better access to H.I.V. medicines, a new breed of AIDS advocate is growing up on college … Continue reading

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