The funding forms part of an $8 million suicide prevention fund over eight years for suicide prevention on a community level.
“The support we are providing will provide opportunities for the community to come together and provide a reminder that equality is not negotiable”
The LGBTI Legal Service believes the service is crucial, with a third of LGBTI people hiding their gender or sexuality when accessing services for fear of discrimination.
If elected the Labor party will use $1.4 million in funding towards the program over the next four years.
The grant will allow the Archives to digitise the outtakes from a classic documentary about the lead up to Sydney’s first Mardi Gras.
Victorian sex workers have criticised the government’s funding for Project Respect as ill-informed.
It will be the first time the organisation will have paid staff in its aim to promote the needs of intersex people
The state government has announced the recipients of its inaugural LGBTI multicultural grants, the first of their kind in Australia.
The Victorian Government has said it will increase funding for LGBTI mental health and support services if a plebiscite goes ahead.