Marriage Equality Counselling and Support

Marriage Equality Counselling and SupportWith the support of the ACT Government Office of LGBTIQ Affairs, the AIDS Action Council is providing counselling and support services during the Australian Marriage Equality Postal Survey. 


Additional face-to-face, telephone and online counselling is available throughout the survey process and following the announcement of results.

Marriage equality is an important step towards reducing the disadvantage, discrimination and distress experienced by LGBTIQ people and their families and allies.  Support is essential for promoting the health and wellbeing of LGBTIQ people and communities. Better social outcomes result better health outcomes, including helping educating people about HIV, reducing HIV stigma and preventing further transmission of HIV. 

If you are feeling overwhelmed, angry, judged, sad, disappointed, or just want someone to talk, please call the Council on 6257 2855 during business hours. We are here for you, your wellbeing matters. 

You can also seek support from:

QLife Australia online from 3om - midnight daily via or by calling 1800 184 527

Lifeline Australia 24/7 by calling 13 11 14

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