Bonnies talks about stigma, intimacy, trust, the impact of surgical intervention, and the importance of meeting other intersex people.
QLife provides telephone and chat counselling for LGBTI people across Australia.
Transgender is a term used to describe a person whose sense of personal identity and gender does not correspond with their birth sex.
They can be someone who identifies as transgender, who has transitioned using hormone treatments, gender reassignment surgeries, or simply dresses to match their preferred sex/gender.
OII Australia and AISSGA are assisting the project to become more intersex-inclusive.
Queer is an umbrella term for anyone not heterosexual, not heteroromantic, and/or not cis-gender.
We also hold a weekly drop in on Wednesdays from pm-pm.So basically, both transgender and intersex people are queer and have identities that don't match the usual societal norm.Transgender people identify with a gender that's different from their biological sex.In other words, anyone on the LGBTQ / MOGII spectrum.However, queer has historically been used as a slur, so while it has largely been reclaimed, not everyone is comfortable with the term.