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Saturday, October 17th, 2020 at 4:18pm
If you are part of the LGBTi community needing support to make contact with VicPol or a Centre Against Sexual Assault please make contact with us! https://t.co/E47sIKn7q7
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Victoria Police @VictoriaPolice
Detectives from the Sexual Crime Squad are urging anyone with experiences of sexual assault, harassment or other threatening behaviour linked to people they have connected with on dating apps to contact police.
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Wednesday, September 16th, 2020 at 7:21pm
This state-sponsored homophobic torture is an appalling international travesty. Where's the international outcry? https://t.co/0JM39LRJX7
Tuesday, September 15th, 2020 at 2:04am
Again, absent is prejudice motivated violence and hate crime, homophobia (transphobia) and huge gaps and inconsistency in how each state and territory treats or continues to ignore the health implications of these. https://t.co/rbJ8A25JFL
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Paul Kidd #BLM @paulkidd
These data show that we are
😟more than twice as likely to experience #discrimination
😟 60% more likely to experience psychological distress
😟 68% more likely to have depression or anxiety
😟 160% more likely to experience family violence https://t.co/w4urTXsELl
Tuesday, September 15th, 2020 at 2:01am
No mention of health implications of violence including homophobia (transphobia), prejudice motivated violence or hate crime yet family violence impacting LGBTi rates a mention. That this area is missing shows a huge gap in how health is measured. #austpol https://t.co/bGyqiJy98c
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Paul Kidd #BLM @paulkidd
Released today: the @VAHI_Vic report on the health and wellbeing of Victoria’s #LGBTIQ community. β€˜Victoria is leading the nation in the collection of health measures on the physical, mental and social health of the LGBTIQ+ population.' https://t.co/5W6bstJnWo https://t.co/Jghk9ic6NC