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.

TRANSGENDER WOMAN FINALLY RECEIVES JUSTICE

  • Category: News
  • Created: 15 October 2014

victory for trans woman on hunger strike over gender change

LGBTI and transgender rights groups are elated that Nadia Swanepoel’s name and gender identity have been changed in the population register.

The hunger-striking transgender woman finally received a correct temporary ID on 13 October at Home Affairs and has applied for a new ID and passport.

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HATE SPEECH: THE POWER OF WORDS!

  • Category: News
  • Created: 26 September 2014

hate crime poster aug 2014 out site Words can sometimes live longer than deeds.

• In law, “hate speech” can be any speech, gesture or conduct, writing, or display that may incite violence or prejudicial action against, or intimidate, an individual or group

• It is speech that attacks a person or group on the basis of race, religion, gender, or sexual orientation

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SA GOV MUST BACK LGBTI RESOLUTION AT UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

  • Category: News
  • Created: 24 September 2014

OUT Well-being, the Tshwane-based lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) organisation, is shocked by reports that the South African government may not support a pending resolution on human rights, sexual orientation and gender identity at the 27th Session of the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva.

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OUT ADVISES GAY, BI AND MEN WHO HAVE SEX WITH MEN ON PrEP

  • Category: News
  • Created: 04 September 2014

OUT Well-being, the Tshwane-based lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) organisation, has sought to offer clarity on a recent international recommendation that gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men (MSM) take preventive HIV medication.

In July, the World Health Organisation (WHO) recommended that these men should take daily ongoing preventive antiretroviral medication as an additional method of preventing HIV infection.

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Physical Address

1081 Pretorius Street
Hatfield, Pretoria
0083
South Africa

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Contact Numbers

Telephone: 012 430 3272
Facsimile: 012 342 2700

South Africa international dialing code: +27

 

 

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