This website contains content about suicide prevention. If life is in immediate danger, please call 000 immediately. If you’re feeling distressed but not in immediate danger, call Lifeline on 13 11 14 or Kids Helpline 1800 55 1800 for free and confidential support.


Discover resources and support to help either yourself or someone you know who is experiencing challenges due to their sexuality or gender identity.



The majority of LGBTIQA+ Australians are happy and healthy. However, potential community bias, stigma and isolation can expose this group to a higher risk of mental ill health.

Personal connection and support have been shown to be a key factor in reducing this risk and improving wellbeing

These resources offer guidance to providing that connection and support.  

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More resources about LGBTQIA+



It gets better project

Celebrities, public figures and citizens contribute encouraging words, preaching perseverance through difficult periods and providing examples of how the future for LGBTQ youth is bright.

Learn more

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Carer Gateway

An Australian Government program providing free services and support for carers. If you care for a family member or friend with disability, a medical condition, mental illness, or who is frail due to age, then Carer Gateway can help you.  You can call on 1800 422 737.


Learn more about the issues Australia’s young people with disabilities are facing through these resources or find contacts for support.