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Factsheet: Getting assistance with housing

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Need assistance with housing? Housing is an important consideration for everyone but can cause considerable issues for those who may be Intersex, Trans or Gender Diverse especially when someone is also on a low income or is experiencing housing stress and/or homelessness. ZBGC does not currently have an accommodation service…

Factsheet: Why Victoria needs a Gender Centre

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What’s a Gender Centre and why do we need one? Intersex, trans and gender diverse people (that is, transgender, transsexual and other gender diverse people) are among some of the most disadvantaged members of the Victorian community. This segment of the population experiences disproportionately high rates of social isolation, unemployment…

Factsheet: The difference between counsellors, psychologists and psychiatrists

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What’s the difference between therapists? This fact sheet compares psychological services that Intersex, Trans and Gender Diverse (ITGD) people may use. It compares the work of psychiatrists, psychologists and counsellors. Download the factsheet below: psych-counselors-whats-the-difference-update-2015 Note: If printing Duplex (double-sided), choose “short edge binding” to ensure the text is the…

Factsheet: How many are gender diverse?

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Gender diverse people in Victoria There is little data on the percentage of people in Victoria whose gender identity does not conform to binary sex and/or gender expectations. Download the factsheet below: how-many-people-are-gender-diverse-update-2015 Note: If printing duplex (double sided), choose “short edge binding” to ensure the text is the right…

Factsheet: Housing agencies

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Victorian homeless services – current August 2015 If you are experiencing homelessness you can call 1800 825 955 toll free. Download the factsheet below: housing-agencies-2015

Factsheet: Getting urgent help

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What to do when you need urgent help This factsheet can be used to help those in crisis. In Australia, if you need urgent help, please call 000 immediately. Download the fact sheet below. getting-urgent-help-2015 – If printing duplex, select “short edge binding” to ensure the text is the right…

Factsheet: Self prescribed hormone use

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Prescribing your own hormones We provide this factsheet for information only. Please refer also to our position statement regarding self prescribed hormone use. Download the fact sheet below. self-prescribed-hormone-use-factsheet-update-2015