OUT provides direct health services to the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community, MSM, sex workers, and injecting drug users, including HIV testing, counselling, treatment and general lifestyle advice and support.
OUT has been in existence for more than 21 years and is dedicated to the building of healthy and empowered LGBT communities in South Africa and internationally, while reducing hetrosexism and homophobia in society.
A groundbreaking new report has revealed that more than half (55%) of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) South Africans fear they will experience discrimination due to their sexual orientation or gender identity.
One of South Africa’s oldest LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) organisations has launched a striking campaign to promote its unique clinic in Tshwane, and to celebrate the diversity of the LGBT community.
Commencing on 6 March, the South Gauteng High Court will hear the case of Jon Qwelane, journalist and political figure, for an article he wrote eight years ago, titled ‘Call me names, gay is not okay’.
Sally*, a 24-year-old activist from Pretoria, is dedicated to combating the stigma of HIV and the scourge of hate crimes. With her focus on helping others, this confident and openly-lesbian woman didn’t expect to herself become a victim of violent hate because of her sexual orientation....