LGBTQIA+ communities

Willoughby is a City of Diversity, welcoming people from all walks of life into our rich and vibrant community.

Willoughby City Council is committed to promoting inclusion and support for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans and Gender Diverse, Queer, Intersex, Asexual and more (LGBTQIA+) people as a valued part of our local community.

This page provides information and links to relevant groups, services and organisations for the LGBTQIA+ community.

For further information, contact the Community Development team on 02 9777 7592.

Services, resources and support for LGBTQIA+ people

Twenty10

Twenty10 incorporating GLCS NSW provides a range of specialised services for LGBTIQA+ young people aged 12-25 including housing, mental health, counselling and social support.

The Gender Centre

The Gender Centre provides a broad range of specialised services for trans and gender diverse people.

TransHub

TransHub is a digital information and resource platform for all trans and gender diverse people in NSW, our loved ones, allies and health providers.

QLife

1800 184 527

QLife offers free anonymous peer support and referral for LGBTI people.

Telephone and webchat support are available 3pm-midnight 365 days a year.

Clinic 16 – Northern Sydney Sexual Health

Clinic 16 offers a variety of specialised services including sexual health, HIV services and care, and the Men’s Clinic across Northern Sydney.

headspace Chatswood

headspace Chatswood is a free and confidential service where young people aged 12-25 and their families can access support for their mental health, physical and sexual health, drug and alcohol concerns and work and study needs.

Inner City Legal Centre

Inner City Legal Centre (ICLC) provides a state-wide legal advice service for the LGBTIQ community.

Sexual Health Info Link

The Sexual Health Info Link is a telephone and internet based information and referral service specialising in HIV and STI risk assessment, testing, treatment and support.  
Relationships Australia - New South Wales
Relationships NSW offers programs and counselling for LGBTIQ+ people.
 Rainbow Families Rainbow Families are a charity advocating for lesbian, gay, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) parents and their children. 
 ACON ACON provides a range of community care services for people living with HIV and LGBTQ+ community members.

Further Resources

Homelessness and housing services

Domestic and family violence services

Disability services

Youth