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.

ADVANCE HIV study set to save SA billions

  • Category: News
  • Created: 20 January 2017

A new HIV drug combination could save SA billions of rands – plus it would be easier and safer for patients to take.

Launched on Monday (16 January, 2017) , the ADVANCE study will evaluate a HIV treatment regimen including two newer and cheaper drugs: dolutegravir (DTG) and tenofovir alafenamide (TAF).

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TEN81 now offers Hep B and Hep C testing for MSM

  • Category: News
  • Created: 20 January 2017

OUT's TEN81 clinic in Pretoria now offers (free!) Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C testing. Here's why you should consider getting tested. 

Hepatitis B and hepatitis C are infectious viral diseases that affect the liver. They can be spread through sexual contact (unprotected anal sex, oral sex), and gay, bi and other men who have sex with men (MSM) are at higher risk of infection. 

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Launch of Love Not Hate report on hate crimes

  • Category: News
  • Created: 08 December 2016

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The groundbreaking report – Hate Crimes against Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) People in South Africa, 2016 – was launched on 29 November in Pretoria by OUT LGBT Well-being and the Love Not Hate campaign.

The event, held at the Alliance Francaise in Sunnyside, was attended by OUT staff, activists, representatives from civil society groups, and journalists.

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Fear and Hate go Hand in Hand

  • Category: News
  • Created: 28 October 2016

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Fact: 55% of LGBTI South Africans live in fear that they might experience discrimination.*

Regionally, those in the Eastern Cape, Free State and KwaZulu-Natal are more likely to fear discrimination. This fear leads many of us to avoid certain situations, to restrict our behaviour and to not live full and open lives. 

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