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Give rugby a try this weekend with the Perth Rams

Give rugby a try this weekend with the Perth Rams

Local queer Rugby team the Perth Rams are holding a have-a-go day on Saturday, if you’ve never played or understood what rugby is all about this is your chance to have a try. They be down at Loton Park Tennis Club tomorrow from 12pm – 2pm, and after you’ve given rugby a go, there’ll be […]

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WA AIDS Council releases MIPA Report and Action Plan

WA AIDS Council releases MIPA Report and Action Plan

The WA AIDS Council (WAAC) has released a report into its operations following a 12 month consultation process with people living with HIV and affected communities. The organisation’s chair, Asanka Gunasekera, said the extensive organisation wide audit of the WA AIDS Council’s programs and services was focused on how HIV positive people contribute to the […]

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Black Rainbow receives $20,000 grant from The Channel

Black Rainbow receives $20,000 grant from The Channel

Indigenous suicide prevention group Black Rainbow has been awarded a $20,000 grant from giving circle The Channel. The original premise of Black Rainbow was to advocate for the LGBQTI Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community after noticing our underrepresentation in suicide prevention. The group headed by Dameyon Bonson share that what they’ve discovered is that […]

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Queer to Air: How we use different labels for sexuality and gender

Queer to Air: How we use different labels for sexuality and gender

The Freedom Centre released an episode of their Queer to Air podcast each day during Pridefest. The series is created by young people who utilise the LGBTIQ+ youth centre and explores a range of topics relating to promoting good mental health. In this episode Bryan, Chase, Claire and Jacob chat about the different labels we […]

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Jordan Peterson and Dave Rubin will tour Australia

Jordan Peterson and Dave Rubin will tour Australia

Conservative author Dr Jordan B Peterson is bringing his 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos  tour to Australia in 2019 and bringing special guest Dave Rubin with him. The best selling author is a well known conservative speaker whose book 12 Rules for Life was released earlier this year. Peterson is an outspoken critic of political […]

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Queer to Air: Managing risk factors in maintaining good mental health

Queer to Air: Managing risk factors in maintaining good mental health

The Freedom Centre have released an episode of their Queer to Air podcast each day during Pridefest. The series is created by young people who utilise the LGBTIQ+ youth centre and explores a range of topics relating to promoting good mental health. In this episode Bryan, Chase, Avery and Lewis chat about how you develop strategies against risk factors […]

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Queer to Air: Coming out now versus then, how things have changed

Queer to Air: Coming out now versus then, how things have changed

The Freedom Centre are releasing an episode of their Queer to Air podcast each day during Pridefest. The series is created by young people who utilise the LGBTIQ+ youth centre and explores a range of topics relating to promoting good mental health. In these episodes the team chat to older members of the LGBTIQ community. First up Finch chats […]

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Queer to Air: Find out more about TransFolk of WA

Queer to Air: Find out more about TransFolk of WA

The Freedom Centre are releasing an episode of their Queer to Air podcast each day during Pridefest. The series is created by young people who utilise the LGBTIQ+ youth centre and explores a range of topics relating to promoting good mental health. In this episode Transfolk of WA are featured. Listen to the whole series on Soundcloud and via iTunes. Do you need […]

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Queer to Air: femininity and body image

Queer to Air: femininity and body image

The Freedom Centre are releasing an episode of their Queer to Air podcast each day during Pridefest. The series is created by young people who utilise the LGBTIQ+ youth centre and explores a range of topics relating to promoting good mental health. In his episode the discussion centres around body image and femininity. Previously the team discussed body image […]

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Richmond Wellbeing raises the rainbow flag for equality

Richmond Wellbeing raises the rainbow flag for equality

Richmond Wellbeing has been working hard to make sure they’re inclusive of LGBTIQ+ people and cater to their needs for several years. The organisation has taken part in the annual Pride parade for several years, and last year became the first organisation in Western Australia to be awarded the Rainbow Tick accreditation for their inclusive […]

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