Serving the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community since 1994

The second-oldest LGBT organisation in South Africa, OUT provides stigma-free HIV, sexual health and other services to gay, bisexual and MSM communities. We also work to eradicate LGBT+ hate crimes and discrimination while assisting and supporting victims.

Psychosocial Support Services

The psychosocial support services are free and offered by trained and experienced lay counsellors.

  • Face-to-face counselling sessions are based on an appointment system. To make an appointment please contact us on 012 430 3272. Sessions are conducted at the OUT offices, 1310 Stanza Bopape Street, Colbyn.
  • Online counselling is available for men on the men2men website (Ask Dr Dick) and for women on the womyn2womyn website (Ask Dr Delicious). Access these websites by visiting and
  • Telephonic counselling is provided via the OUT Helpline. You can access the helpline Monday – Friday during office hours (08h30 – 16h30) by dialling 012 430 3272. Reverse charge calls are accepted.

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).