Community Partners

Meet Our Community Partners

QPP collaborates with numerous national, state, and local organisations, peak bodies, and community groups to support people living with HIV in Queensland. Meet a selection of our trusted partners below.

National Partners

National Association of People with HIV Australia (NAPWHA) 

Australia’s peak non-government organisation representing community-based groups of people living with HIV. Their diverse membership confidently represents the positive voice in Australia.

Australian Federation of AIDS Organisations (AFAO)

The national federation for the HIV community response. They provide leadership, coordination and support to Australia’s policy and advocacy response to HIV.

HIV/AIDS Legal Centre Inc. (HALC)

HALC is a not-for-profit, specialist community legal centre, and the only one of its kind in Australia.

Queensland Partners

Queensland Council for LGBTI Health (QC)

QC promotes the health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, Sistergirl and Brotherboy Queenslanders.

Ethnic Communities Council of Queensland (ECCQ) 

Working directly with Queensland’s many communities since 1976. ECCQ’s focus is supporting and advocating for the needs, interests and contributions of culturally and linguistically diverse communities in Queensland.

Queensland Injectors Health Network (QuIHN) 

Working to support and promote the well being of those currently using illicit drugs, or who have used illicit drugs in the past. QuIHN also supports families, friends, professionals and the wider community when they are affected by the illicit drug use of others.

True Relationships & Reproductive Health (True)

True provides sexual and reproductive health services to the wider population of Queensland. They offer clinical, education and training services from metropolitan and regional locations throughout the state.

2 Spirits

Aiming to improve the sexual health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander gay men and sistergirls, 2 Spirits utilises a ‘Whole of Community Approach’ to education, prevention, health promotion and community development activities.

University of Queensland – School of Public Health

Projects from the School of Public Health specialise in the provision of evidence-based public health education for Queensland health care professionals, specialising in the domains of HIV, sexual health, and viral hepatitis.

Queensland Aboriginal and Islander Health Council (QAIHC)

Represents the Community Controlled Health Sector, QAIHC is the peak body in Queensland at both a state and national level.

Hepatitis Qld

A community based, consumer focused organisation which recognises the diversity of, and represents, the interests of people affected by, or at risk of viral hepatitis.

Open Doors Youth Service (ODYS)

Providing support to young people with diverse genders, bodies and sexualities. They support young people who identify as LGBTIQAP+ Sistergirl & Brotherboy aged 12-24 across South East Queensland.

Australian Transgender Support Association Queensland (ATSAQ)

Help, advise and assist the transgender community in Queensland. It is a peer-led organisation providing emotional/moral support for people with Gender Dysphoria and their families and friends.

Respect Inc.

A non-profit community based association of past and present sex workers focused on the rights and wellbeing of sex workers in Queensland.

Brisbane Youth Service (BYS)

Assist young people to find and maintain appropriate housing, address physical & mental health issues, establish successful relationships & support networks and provide them with pathways to education & long term employment.

Health Websites

Health Direct

Funded by the Australian and State Governments healthdirect provides free, trusted health information and advice, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

NAM AIDS Map

Based in the UK,  they believe independent, clear and accurate information is vital in the fight against HIV & AIDS.

The Body

US based publisher of vital HIV-related information, news, support, and personal perspectives.

Reach Out

Helps under 25s with everyday questions to get through tough times.

Your Body Blueprint

This website designed to provide accessible, clear information to assist PLHIV to make informed decisions on how you can lead healthier lives.

Living Well – Women with HIV

An excellent Australia specific website containing support information about the key issues for women living with HIV.

National Health Research, Clinical Societies, and Regulatory Bodies

Australasian Society for HIV Medicine (ASHM)

The peak organisation of health professionals in Australia and New Zealand who work in HIV, viral hepatitis, other BBVs and sexually transmissible infections.

The Kirby Institute

Working to eliminate infectious diseases, globally. They specialise in developing health solutions for the most at-risk communities.

Australian Research Centre for Sex Health and Society (ARCSHS)

Conducts world-class research and education on the social dimensions of sexuality, gender, health and human relationships.

The Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA)

Responsible for regulating therapeutic goods including prescription medicines, vaccines, sunscreens, vitamins and minerals, medical devices, blood and blood products.

Burnet Insititute

Achieving better health for vulnerable communities in Australia and internationally by accelerating the translation of research, discovery and evidence into sustainable health solutions.

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