LGBTIQ+ and ‘Ageing Fabulously’
LGBTIQ+ Health Australia is the national peak health organisation that provide health-related programs, services and research focused on lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans/transgender, intersex, queer and other sexuality, gender, and bodily diverse (LGBTIQ+) people.
Australia has shown leadership to the world regarding inclusive practices and was the first country to have a National LGBTI Ageing & Aged Care Strategy! Silver Rainbow launched the ‘Ageing Fabulously’ podcast series as part of their work to improve the way the aged care system meets the health and well-being needs of LGBTIQ+ older people.
The LGBTIQ+ Health Australia website has information and includes resources, such as:
- LGBTI and Dementia (factsheet)
- ‘Ageing Fabulously’ Podcast
- Transition to residential care for LGBTIQ+ Elders Managing Data and Privacy
- Improving LGBTIQ+ Health Literacy
- Policy Reforms in Inclusive LGBTIQ+ Aged Care
Care Connect is committed to being an inclusive provider. Your feedback is welcome so we can continue to improve working with you, and all diverse older Australians.