Blog - Pride in Health + Wellbeing
Wear it Purple, We are the Change, Pride Inlcucsion programs

Watch our Wear It Purple panel

On Friday 28th August 2020 the ACON Pride Inclusion Program team (covering Pride in Health + Wellbeing, Pride in Sport and Pride in Diversity) hosted a Wear It Purple Day panel event. You can watch or rewatch it here Some … Read more

image of rainbow heart and heartbeat tracing in front of images of 4 LGBTQ couples in a variety of setting. ACON and Pride in Heath + Wellbeing logos on page too

Had an LGBTQ-inclusion health check-up lately?

Many health, human and wellbeing services claim they “welcome everyone” regardless of who they are, how they identify, their culture, religion, gender and sexuality. But the reality is they haven’t actively checked that their services are inclusive, safe or even … Read more

Nursewatch - Wellness Care Social. written in rainbow lettering

NurseWatch’s Rainbow Tick Journey

Pride in Health + Wellbeing’s (PIHW) foundational member, NurseWatch has recently achieved Rainbow Tick accreditation.  This blog looks at why NurseWatch decided to commit to Rainbow Tick Accreditation, and through their PIHW membership how they have achieved this. Kate Spurway, … Read more

IDAHOBIT Day 2020 Panel – Breaking the Silence

To acknowledge IDAHOBIT Day 2020 (17th May) the Pride Inclusion programs, Pride in Diversity, Pride in Sport, and Pride in Health + Wellbeing presented a 1 hour panel session discussing the theme “Breaking the Silence”. In this panel we explored … Read more

older men with arms around each other

Where-is-the-older-LGBT-community

First Published in CareSearch on 12 Feb 2020. People of diverse sexualities or genders (often referred to by using the acronym LGBT, LGBTI or LGBTQ) have always existed, throughout time and across cultures. However, in Australia, we are struggling to … Read more