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.


A simplified guide to marriage and relationships

This booklet is intended to provide basic information on the different types of marriages and relationships and the law that goes with those marriages or relationships

Advocating for the Legal Recognition of Domestic Partnerships

The term “domestic partnership” refers to a permanent and intimate relationship between two adult persons.

Being Lesbian or Gay in Africa

Some people think that being lesbian or gay is only about who you have sex with. This is not true. A definition of being lesbian or gay is: To have romantic, sexual, intimate feelings for or a love relationship with someone of the same sex.

Booklet for Learners

You may be feeling different to the people around you.

Lesbian Lives Unlimited

The report, Lesbian Lives Unlimited, gives a qualitative account of the psycho‐social and sexual experiences of eight lesbian identified women in Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa.

OUT Brochure

OUT-Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender (LGBT) Well-being has served the LGBT community since 1994. It is a growing and professional organisation with a proud history of striving for LGBT equality.

Out News: Sexual Practices of Young Gay Men

Between December 2004 and January 2005, an online questionnaire survey was conducted in collaboration with the Centre for the Study of Aids (CSA) to test whether the issues identified in the focus groups applied to a larger, more representative sample.

PEP: What you need to know

An OUT brochure outlining the ins and out of Post Exposure Prophylaxis. What every man needs to know!

Quick facts about PrEP & PEP for men who have sex with men

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).