Servicing the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community

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.

OUT is calling for new board member applications

Do you want to contribute to the equality of LGBT people in South Africa and have needed expertise? 

OUT is currently recruiting for up to five new volunteer board members:

An OUT Board Member usually has a great passion for LGBT issues, health, human rights and service delivery.

S/he holds expertise in areas such as public health, medical science, mental health, organisational development, gender, financial management, performance management, legal aspects, advocacy and representation and related.

The OUT Board’s primary role is to provide strategic direction to the organisation. It meets between 4-6 times per year for a 5- hour meetings. They are responsible for the evaluation of the Director’s performance, adopting the annual plan and cash flow projection, approval of the annual report and audited statements and on-going operational guidance.


If you are interested in making your expertise available to serve the LGBT community on a volunteer basis, please submit a CV to Johan Meyer at; 012-430 3272. Closing date for applications is 13 September 2019. 

Please only submit a 3-page (max) CV, without supporting documentation (certificates, degrees) and with 3 contactable references.

Have you been threatened, hit, raped or had your property damaged or stolen because you are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or intersex (LGBTI)? Then you have been a victim of a hate crime.
OUT offers exciting training to mainstream service providers and other interested parties. The training assists individuals to understand themselves as sexual beings.
Currently OUT distributes safer sex packs to a range of venues in Tshwane that are utilised by gay men and lesbian women. These packs also include responsible sex messaging, appropriate barrier methods and lube.
OUT's Engage Men’s Health project offers free and confidential sexual health services to gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men (MSM).