HOW2 Create LGBTI Inclusive Services

This program can provide your organisation with a practical way to work towards your goals of increasing inclusivity and celebrating diversity.

The program is presented by SHINE SA and is based on a set of 6 national standards developed by Gay and Lesbian Health Victoria (GLHV), in conjunction with QIP (Quality, Innovation & Performance), known as Rainbow Tick Accreditation.

Course Outline

Does your organisation have values, goals or targets about increasing inclusivity and celebrating diversity?

The HOW2 Create Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) Inclusive Services program can provide you with a practical way to work towards these goals.

Four sessions held 6-8 weeks apart combined with workplace activities provide participants with increased knowledge and capacity in:
1. Auditing your service
2. Consulting consumers
3. Educating colleagues
4. Developing and implementing an action plan
5. Managing obstacles
6. Evaluating changes

This program, presented by SHINE SA, is based on a set of 6 national standards developed by Gay and Lesbian Health Victoria (GLHV), in conjunction with QIP (Quality, Innovation & Performance), known as Rainbow Tick Accreditation.

Session details

Tasks are assigned prior to the first session and at the end of sessions 1, 2 & 3. These tasks involve practical activities at participants’ workplaces to start the change management process towards accreditation.

Important: Organisations can choose to be assessed against the 6 national standards through an external process undertaken by QIP in order to achieve the Rainbow Tick. The HOW2 training program can support organisations seeking to achieve this accreditation and is suitable for any organisation seeking to become more inclusive for LGBTI clients and staff.

WHEN:

First session: Thursday 23 August 2018
Second session: Thursday 4 October 2018
Third session: Thursday 15 November 2018
Final session: Thursday 13 December 2018

TIME: 9:30am – 2:30pm

WHERE: SHINE SA (session locations vary between City & Woodville)

Participants are required to attend all 4 sessions.

Download flyer here: How2 Create LGBTI Inclusive Services 

Course Cost

$990 (incl. GST) per participant

A minimum of 2 participants are required to attend from each organisation (min. 2 participants = $1980)

If you are a not-for-profit or community youth-focused service you may qualify for the Office for Youth HOW2 Training subsidy. Priority will be given to smaller not-for-profit organisations that can clearly demonstrate their commitment to young people and that would not necessarily have the financial resources to attend this training.

Course Dates

HOW2 Create LGBTI Inclusive Services: August - December 2018


Date start: 23 August 2018
Date end: 13 December 2018
Status: Open
General enrolment
Enrolment with subsidy

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