SAFE in the South West Project  

CELEBRATING – CONNECTING – SUPPORTING – EMPOWERING LGBTIQA+ PEOPLE IN OUR COMMUNITIES  

SAFE in the South West is strengthening the capacity of the Great South Coast region of Victoria in supporting, and celebrating LGBTIQA+ people across the south west.  The project supports LGBTIQA+ people by: 

  • Advocating for and promote LGBTIQA+ inclusion and celebration across the region.   
  • Creating visible safe places for our LGBTIQA+ community via our Safe and Welcome Place initiative and monthly pride nights.  
  • Delivering training and supporting models of inclusive practice to community and health organisations to improve the health and wellbeing outcomes for our diverse community members and their families of choice.  
  • Providing Gender Affirmation support for TGDNB community and their families/carers.  
  • Facilitating safe spaces where diverse people and their peers can meet regularly- offering social support and ability to increase peer networks in a fun and inclusive environment.