Advocacy

  • This service is claimed by and organisation
    Northern Territory AIDS & Hepatitis Council – Darwin
    We are the key non-government organisation working in the area of blood-borne viruses, education and support in the Northern Territory. We are committed to improving the health and wellbeing of all Territorians living with blood-borne viruses. Our service delivery operates from a holistic approach in accordance with the objectives of the Ottawa Charter (1986), and guided by key national and Northern Territory policies and legislation.
    Health Promotion

    NTAHC’s Health Promotion and Communications team works to generate awareness within the community about BBVs and STIs, in particular by creating health promotion campaigns and resources targeting NTAHC priority populations.

    Care and Support Program

    NTAHC offers a range of services to empower all people affected by, or at risk of blood borne viruses, to lead a healthy life that is free of stigma and discrimination.

    Harm Reduction (NSP)

    NSP provides a comprehensive range of free sterile injecting equipment and disposal facilities, education on safe injecting practices and health promotion.

    Sex Worker Outreach Program – SWOP NT

    The SWOP NT is a peer-based health promotion service that engages sex workers and other sex industry stakeholders in the Northern Territory.

    LGBTI Living Well Program

    This program, an NTAHC initiative, supports people in the Northern Territory who experience life as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Intersex (LGBTI) through a range of varied and focused activities.

     

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  • This service is claimed by and organisation
    Rainbow Territory

    Rainbow Territory is an unfunded Northern Territory community group that advocate for the human rights of Northern Territorians who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer (‘LGBTIQ’).

    Rainbow Territory aims to develop a safer, fairer and a more inclusive Northern Territory.

    What Rainbow Territory is working towards

    Rainbow Territory wants to change law and policy in the NT to make the NT a better place to live for LGBTQI people of all ages.

    We do this through

    • law and policy reform
    • supporting community connection and visibility

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    Adam