Vale Amber Maxwell

Amber MaxwellAmber Maxwell, a prominent activist in the LGBTIQ community passed away on Saturday, August 24th.

Amber was an outspoken advocate for equal marriage, transgender rights and openly shared her experiences of homelessness.

Ali Hogg from Equal Love commented on Amber’s passing.

“She was an inspiration to many young people.

“Amber shared her experiences of rejection ranging from family to accommodation experiences. She wasn’t shy to speak out.”

Readers seeking support can contact Lifeline on 13 11 14, or Kids Helpline on 1800 551800.

OUTinPerth offers condolences to Amber’s friends, family and colleagues.

Graeme Watson, Image: Claire Alexander, Equal Love Rally May 2012.


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