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.

Shocking new stats show that South Africans are becoming MORE homophobic

  • Category: News
  • Created: 30 June 2016

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As it’s revealed that 14% of Gauteng residents support violence against gay and lesbian people, Love Not Hate calls for the fight against homophobia to become a national priority. 

Among the results of the 2015 Gauteng City-Region Observatory Quality of Life Survey, released on Tuesday, 14% of Gautengers agreed that it’s acceptable to be violent to gay and lesbian people. 

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South African LGBTI community condemns senseless killings in Orlando, Florida

  • Category: News
  • Created: 14 June 2016

The lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) community in South Africa is shocked and horrified by the terrible and senseless killings of the innocent human lives of our LGBTI brothers and sisters in Orlando, Florida. We wish to express our outrage at and condemnation of the hate-fuelled violence that affects the entire LGBTI and non-LGBTI community, not only in Orlando, but worldwide.

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Gauteng Health MEC lauds OUT's TEN81 Center

  • Category: News
  • Created: 08 June 2016


Ms Qedani Mahlangu, Gauteng's MEC for Health, has praised OUT's TEN81 Center as a success for the province.

Mahlangu spoke about the groundbreaking free key populations clinic in Pretoria in her Gauteng Health Budget Vote Speech at the Gauteng Legislature on 26 May 2016.

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New South African transgender memoir to be released

  • Category: News
  • Created: 25 May 2016
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A new book about the life and experiences of a transgender South African woman will be launched in Cape Town and Johannesburg in the coming weeks.
Always Anastacia: A Transgender Life in South Africa, published by Jonathan Ball Publishers, is a memoir by medical doctor Anastacia Tomson.
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