WayOut Wodonga

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WayOut Wodonga promotes the rights, health and wellbeing of LGBTIQ+ young people in Albury Wodonga and surrounds.


We:

  • Support LGBTIQ+ young people, their families and carers with information, resources and connections to services
  • Run the Alphabet Crew Youth social group for LGBTIQ+ people and friends aged 12 – 18
  • Engage LGBTIQ+ people aged 18 – 25 in leadership roles and positive action through the WayOut Youth Action Group
  • Assist schools, services and community organisations with information, secondary consultations, and training
  • Advocate for systems change to make services inclusive and accessible to LGBRIQ+ people.

   Alphabet crew                Youth action group

Who can use this service?
Anyone wanting LGBTIQ+ youth advice, information or action can use this service.
To join the Alphabet Crew Youth Group you need to be between 12 & 18 years old.
To be a member of the Youth Action Group you need to be between 18 & 25 years old.

Cost
We are a free service

Do I need a referral?
You do not need a referral.

Contact
You can contact the WayOut Wodonga project worker on:
T: 02) 6022 8888    email us at:   

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We are located at 155 High Street, Wodonga.

Other useful Gateway Health programs and services:

Gateway Health Gender Service - Wodonga provides support, informaiton and referral for Gender-questioning, trans and gender diverse young people ages 17 and under, parents, carers and family members, GPs and service providers.
Select here to read more about Gateway Health Gender Service.

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headspace Albury-Wodonga headspace provides services that are welcoming to LGBTIQ+ young people and their families, and responsive to their needs. Services include counselling, education, training and employment support, alcohol and drug support, and mental health services.
Select here to visit the headspace Albury-Wodonga website.

safe schools logo1 Safe Schools Coalition Victoria supports students, families and schools to work together to tackle homophobia and transphobia in schools, and to create safer educational environments for same sex attracted and gender diverse students, teachers and families.
Select here to visit the Safe Schools Coalition Victoria website.

Talk it Out! Qlife is Australia’s national helpline for LGBTI people, their families and friends. Qlife offers peer-led counselling by telephone and online chat every day from 3pm to midnight, and referrals for services in your local area. Telephone Qlife on 1800 184 527. Select here to visit the Qlife website.

 

 

 

WayOut at Cobaw 
www.wayout.org.au

WayOut place based projects in partnership with WayOut state-wide:

WayOut Wodonga (Gateway Community Health and Junction Support Services)

WayOut Bendigo (headspace Bendigo)

Safe Schools Coalition Victoria (SSCV)
www.safeschoolscoalitionvictoria.org.au

Rainbow Network Victoria (RNV)
www.rainbownetwork.net.au

Zoe Belle Gender Centre (ZBGC)
www.gendercentre.com/about/youth-project

Minus18
www.minus18.org.au

Youth Affairs Council of Victoria (YACVic)
www.yacvic.org.au

Gay and Lesbian Health Victoria (GLHV)
www.glhv.org.au

The HEY Project has also formed partnerships with two existing SSAIGD youth projects, both funded independently through the Victorian Department of Health:

Geelong Adolescent Sexuality Project (GASP) 
http://www.gaspgeelong.net.au/

Diversity Project, Greater Shepparton (Uniting Care Cutting Edge).
http://www.ucce.org.au/programs/advocacy-justice-services/diversity-group/

Headspace has also kindly agreed to be an unfunded partner in the HEY Project.
www.headspace.org.au