Out, About and Connected: POSTPONED TBA

event date: 
Saturday, 21 August 2021 - 3:00pm to 6:00pm

Following the latest advice from the Victorian Government, this event has been postponed. New dates TBA. 

Following the latest advice from the Victorian Government

Switchboard Victoria’s Out & About program, in partnership with Thorne Harbour Health are hosting this free event with the aim to uplift and connect Lesbian/Bi+, Trans and Non-Binary people over 50 with each other, and with services that will support and affirm their individual, unique journeys through Older Age.

This spedcific cohort is invited based on some shared experiences when accessing, and using services. And to provide a platform for greater connection and understanding between these diverse groups.

The WAG is an accessible venue.

The evening will feature:

  • A chance to meet new people;
  • A panel discussion around healthy ageing; staying well and connected beyond COVID.
  • Short film, thanks to MQFF.
  • Information, and representatives from inclusive local service providers.
  • A safe/quiet area for reflection and relaxation.
  • Light, non-alcoholic refreshments.
  • Door prizes!
  • Limited assistance for travel and accommodation for folk unable to attend without

Please email oaaevents [at] switchboard [dot] org [dot] au for furhter details, to discuss accessibility requirements, and/or for travel assistance.

Bookings via Eventbrite
Free admission, COVID19 capacity limits in place