This page has all of the information from this website that you can download.
You can print them out to read, or give to your family, friends, supports or health professionals.
They are all together to help if you want to download a lot of things at once. You can print them at home if you have a printer, or you can go to a printing shop (like Officeworks).
There are two (2) parts to this page.
The top part, called ‘For You’ has information in easy language with some plain language. The top part, called ‘For You’ has information in easy language with some plain language.
The bottom part, called “for Allies and Others” has easy language explanations of the information for Allies and Supporters. You can share these downloads with people that support you. The information to download is not in Easy Language
Downloads for you
This section has everything for YOU that you can download from this website. All of the information on this page is for you. All of the information on this page is in easy language or plain language. There are descriptions of each download in easy language.
Queering the Air
This is a podcast.
This part of the podcast is in easy language.
This was recorded by the show “Queering the Air” the radio station 3CR. They invited people from “Rainbow Rights and Advocacy” to speak on the radio show.
“Rainbow Rights and Advocacy” are a self-advocacy group for L G B T I Q A + people with intellectual disability.
Click here to listen to more of Queering the Air.
Other episodes of the podcast are not in easy language.
Downloads for allies and others
This page has information for allies and supporters of L G B T I Q A + people with disability.
All information that is on the website for allies and supporters can be downloaded or printed from here.
You can share these downloads with people that support you.
Each download has a description in easy language. The downloads are not in easy language.
Critical Appraisal Tool
This is a tool. It has 3 pages.The Critical Appraisal Tool (CAT) is a way to check if information is accessible for L G B T I Q A + people with intellectual disability.The tool can help allies and supporters decide if a website, booklet, or other information is helpful, and can be easily read and understood by the person they support.
What we want you to know – A letter to health professionals
This is a letter. It has 2 pages.This letter can help your doctor or other health professionals understand being a L G B T I Q A + person with disability. It was written to help doctors and health professionals understand the difference that they can make in our lives.The letter has different ways that they can respect you and your identities. The letter has information about communication, gender and sexuality, and consent.
Our Rainbow Lives
This is a book.
It is a bit different to other books. You can read this book alone, or a friend or supporter can read the left page while you read the right page.
Your rights as an LGBTIQA+ person with disability
These resources are NOT in easy language.
Inclusion Designlab worked with an organisation called Thorne Harbour Health to create information for L G B T I Q A + people with disability.
This information is in three guides. One is about your rights as an L G B T I Q A + person with disability. One is about getting ready for your N D I S planning meeting. The last guide is about how to make sure your needs as an L G B T I Q A + person are protected when you pay for support.