Resources

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World Health OrganizationThe World Health Organization (WHO) is an international authority on health within the United Nations system.
MedlinePlusMedlinePlus is an online resource provided by the US National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library.
Relationships AustraliaRelationships Australia is largely funded by the Australian government for the provision of relationship support services for individuals, families and communities.
Family Relationships OnlineFamily Relationships Online is a service largely administered by Relationships Australia and is funded by the Australian Government. This resource offers information about family relationship issues and provides details of Family Relationship Centres throughout Australia.
MensLine AustraliaMensLine Australia is a telephone and online support, information and referral service to help men deal with relationship issues. It is managed by Crisis Support Services, a non-profit community organisation funded by the Australian government.
Reach OutReach Out.com offers information, support and resources for young people. While primarily focused on mental health, it also includes resources on general health, relationships, and sexual health.
The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction is a non-profit research institute at Indiana University in the US. It is one of the most authoritative research institutes for sexual health in the world.
Andrology AustraliaProvides information on men’s sexual functioning and health.
The National LGBTI Health Alliance provides a list of organisations across Australia providing health-related programs, services and research targeting sexual minorities.
Go Ask AliceThe Go Ask Alice website is administered by Columbia Health, a part of Columbia University, New York City. It covers a wide range of questions on different types of sexual practices, experiences and relationships, as well as sexual health in general.
Department of Social ServicesThe Australian Government Department of Social Services provides a list of confidential crisis lines and online resources for victims of intimate partner violence across Australia.
The Australian Centre for the Study of Sexual Assault (ACSSA), funded by the FaHCSIA, provides a list of confidential crisis lines and online resources for victims of sexual assault.
SH&FPA is the national peak body for sexual health and family planning organisations in Australia, and can direct you to your local clinic.
healthdirect AustraliaOnline information from the Australian Government about preventing, testing and treating sexually transmissible infections, with links to state-based services.
National federation for the HIV community response, with information for people at risk of or living with HIV.
A Gender AgendaA Gender Agenda works with all those who do not fit cultural assumptions about the male/female binary, whether because of their gender identity, gender presentation, history or biological characteristics.
LifelineLifeline provides 24 hour phone and online support to people across Australia experiencing a personal crisis.
Beyond BlueInformation and 24 hour support for people experiencing or concerned about depression or anxiety.
A centre for social research into sexuality, health and the social dimensions of human relationships. ARCSHS is based at La Trobe University and works with communities, community-based organisations, government and professionals in relevant fields.