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7th National HIV Strategy Aims To End HIV by 2020

The Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations has welcomed the launch of the 7th National HIV Strategy by Health Minister the Hon. Peter Dutton. particularly its commitment to making HIV testing and treatment more accessible.

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Posted Tue, 08/07/2014 - 4:15pm by admin.

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PARTICIPATE: LGBTI Gambling Study

If you're lesbian, gay, bisexual, intersex or trans, and have gambled before (eg. lottery, scratch cardcs, horse and dog race bets, sports bets, slot machines etc), then take this confidential 30 minute Gambling Study survey. This study by the University of Western Sydney (UWS) investigates how gambling behaviour links with other factors in affecting the health of our community.

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Posted Mon, 30/06/2014 - 12:39pm by admin.

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AIDS 2014 Pre-Conference Event to Focus on Current State of Epidemic and Response among Gay Men and Transgender People Worldwide

More than 500 experts from  over 110 countries and 300 organizations will come together to assess the latest epidemiology, HIV prevention strategies, and role of human rights at the 6th biannial Global Forum on MSM & HIV (MSMGF)  - a pre-conference to the International AIDS Conference.

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Posted Wed, 25/06/2014 - 4:57pm by admin.

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LGBTI Communities Urged To Stand Up Against Domestic Violence

A new education campaign is encouraging people connected to the LGBTI* community to take a stand against domestic and family violence (DFV). Produced by ACON, NSW's leading HIV and LGBTI health organisation, the Stand Up Against Domestic Violence campaign is an initiative to inform, support and empower LGBTI people to act when they see the signs of domestic violence among their friends and in their community.

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Posted Tue, 03/06/2014 - 6:34pm by admin.

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Launching The Freedom Stories Supporting Young LGBT Australians

A collaboration between LGBTI community health leader ACON and ReachOut.com, the release of The Freedom Stories coincides with International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHOT, 17 May), bringing focus to young people’s experiences and the importance of reaching out to them in tough times.

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Posted Wed, 14/05/2014 - 2:22pm by admin.

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Prostate Cancer in Gay and Bisexual Men and their Partners Study

Have you been affected by prostate cancer? Are you able to take part in a study about sexual wellbeing and quality of life after prostate cancer?

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Posted Tue, 13/05/2014 - 3:00pm by admin.

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Celebrate diversity and inclusion at IDAHOT spots

ACON is helping people and communities throughout NSW to mark this year’s International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHOT) by supporting a range of projects and initiatives.

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Posted Thu, 08/05/2014 - 2:21pm by admin.

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2013 HIV data shows promising start to Ending HIV

ACON has welcomed newly released data which shows a reduction in HIV notifications in NSW during 2013, but says the information needs to be interpreted cautiously as efforts continue to end HIV transmission in the state by 2020.

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Posted Thu, 08/05/2014 - 1:25pm by admin.

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IDAHOT - Grant Recipients Selected

ACON's Anti-Violence Project has chosen the grant recipients from community groups or individuals wishing to create a local International Day against Homophobia and Transphobia (IDAHOT) event.

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Posted Thu, 08/05/2014 - 6:42am by admin.

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ACON Responds To Draft National HIV Strategy

The Australian Government's Department of Health released the current draft of Australia's 7th National HIV Strategy three weeks ago, calling for feedback from relevant stakeholders.

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Posted Tue, 06/05/2014 - 1:02pm by admin.

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