Our team has been working hard to produce these resources for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTQA+ young people, their families, friends, and service providers, based on what we heard in the interviews and yarning groups.

Please feel free to use and share.

SELF CARE GUIDE FOR ABORIGINAL AND TORRE

Coping with the Upcoming Federal Election

For: Aboriginal and ​Torres Strait Islander trans and gender diverse young people

The federal election has been called for May 21st 2022. We have already seen an increase in anti-trans discussion among politicians, most recently in discussion around trans women in sport. There has also been an increase in hurtful talk around Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander issues such as debate over our Voice in parliament.

This resource is to help young mob stay well in the lead-up to the election.

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Wanna Support LGBTQIA+ Mob this Pride?

For: anyone

Put together for Pride Month, this resource lists some Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTQA+ creators, artists and charities that you can support all year round. 

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Talking with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTQA+ Young People about Sexuality and Gender

For: clinicians, health workers, support workers

The purpose of this resource is to provide health and support workers with tips on how to talk about sexuality and gender diversity with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander adolescents and young adults.

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Yarning with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTQA+ Young People about Sexuality and Gender

For: parents, family and friends

The purpose of this resource is to provide parents, family members and friends of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTQA+ Young People with tips on how to talk about sexuality and gender diversity. 

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Self-care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTQA+ Youth

For: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTQA+ young people

This resource describes self-care activities that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTQA+ young people can use to stay well and strong.

This resource was developed by the Walkern Katatdjin project team.

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How to show you're ok with the LGBTQA

For: family, friends and services

This resource discusses some ways you can let Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTQA+ young people know that you're there to support them.

This resource was developed by the Walkern Katatdjin project team.

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Staying strong and well during home isolation

For: anyone in home isolation

This resource gives some advice for staying well during home isolation.

This resource was developed by the Walkern Katatdjin project team and Yorgum Healing Services.

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Keeping your mind and spirit strong during COVID-19

For: young people

This resources talks about how young people can stay well during the COVID-19 pandemic.

This resource was developed by the Walkern Katatdjin project team and Yorgum Healing Services.

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Staying strong for your kids during COVID-19

For: parents and carers

This resource is about caring for yourself and your children during the COVID-19 pandemic.

This resource was developed by the Walkern Katatdjin project team and Yorgum Healing Services.

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Self-care for LGBTQA+ Indigenous people during home isolation and COVID-19

For: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTQA+ people

This resource lists some self-care activities that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBTQA+ people can do to look after themselves during home isolation.

This resource was developed by the Walkern Katatdjin project team and Yorgum Healing Services.