Medical / Health / Counselling

Women’s and Children’s Hospital

72 King William Rd
North Adelaide SA 5006
08 8161 7000

Dr Georgie Swift

0421 955 766
georgie.swift@health.sa.gov.au

Dr Damien Riggs (Psychologist and Researcher)

Flinders University
www.damienriggs.com

CAMHS 

Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services

1300 222 647

TransHealth SA 

Trans Health SA host the SA Practitioners’ List as well as other resources for the community seeking support and social engagement.

SA Practitioners List

A Community Directory for Sex and Gender Diverse People in South Australia

AusPATH

AusPATH Service Providers

Check for service providers in your state or territory

Shine SA 

Is South Australia’s leading not for profit provider of sexual health and relationship services. Our service and education delivery model works to provide sexual health education, early intervention, health promotion, clinical services and therapeutic counselling. Shine SA provides nurse-led and medical clinical assessment, treatment and counselling services across five clinical sites.

Where: 57 Hyde St, Adelaide SA 5000
Phone: 8300 5300
Email: info@shinesa.org.au

Gender Wellbeing Service

Shine SA’s Gender Wellbeing Service is a free, confidential service and safe space for people
who are questioning their gender identity or identify as trans or gender diverse. This service
provides counselling, peer support and general information and support within the
metropolitan area of Adelaide.

Sexual and Gender Diversity Information

Shine SA provides safe and inclusive services such as workforce development, LGBITQ
Training and resources.

Gender Connect Country SA

Shine SA provides a free service that provides confidential support from peer workers with
lived experience of gender diversity.

ShineSA Clinics

SHINE SA WOODVILLE
Where: 64 Woodville Road, Woodville SA 5011, Australia
Phone: 8300 5300 for appointments Monday-Thursday 9am – 5pm.

SHINE SA HYDE STREET PRACTICE
Where: 57 Hyde Street, Adelaide
Phone: 8300 5300 for SHINE SA appointments Thursday 9am – 5pm, Friday 9am – 1pm
Phone: 7099 5320 for specialist and GP appointments.

SUPPORT GROUPS

Transcend Families SA

A safe and welcoming face to face and online peer support network for the parents/carers of trans, gender diverse and non-binary children, adolescents and young people (parents of adult children welcome)

Transcend Australia

Transcend Facebook

South Australian Rainbow Advocacy Alliance

Working together to advocate, inform and educate for a LGBTIQ+ inclusive and safe South
Australia

Rainbow Directory SA

LGBTIQA+ services across South Australia

South Australian Mental Health Commission (SAMCH)

SAMHC Community Advisory Committee (CAC) and Youth Advisory Group (YAG) members
have a range of experiences and lived experiences across all areas of mental health.
Email: samhc@sa.gov.au
Phone: 1300 293 220

YACSA

The Youth Affairs Council of South Australia (YACSA) is the peak body representing young
people, organisations and networks throughout the non-government youth sector in South
Australia.

Where: Level 4, 182 Victoria Square, Tarntanyangga, Adelaide
Email: yacsa.com.au
Phone: 8211 7546

YOUNG PEOPLE & ALLY SUPPORT GROUPS

You Space

A group program for young people aged 12-17 years who identify as gender questioning,
gender diverse and transgender. A safe space to build resilience, develop new skills and get
peer support.
Where: headspace Port Adelaide, 78-80 St Vincent Street, Port Adelaide
Phone: 08 8215 6340
Email: headspaceportadelaide@centacare.org.au

Bfriend

A free and confidential service for people newly identifying as LGBTIQA+, those questioning their sexuality, gender identity or intersex variations, and also support for friends and families.

Where: All suburbs in the greater Adelaide metropolitan area
Facebook: facebook.com/BfriendUC
Email: bfriend@unitingcommunities.org
Phone: 8202 5190

Rainbow Space

A safe space to build resilience, develop new skills, get peer support and meet like-minded young people. The program runs every 3rd Tuesday of each month 4pm to 6pm.

Where: headspace Port Adelaide, 78-80 St Vincent Street, Port Adelaide
Phone: 08 8215 6340
Email: headspaceportadelaide@centacare.org.au

Feast Queer Youth Drop In

A regular bi-monthly event in South Australia for queer young people and allies aged 15 to 25 to meet, feel comfortable and take part in activities planned by and for queer young people. Located at Raj House 54 Hyde Street, Adelaide.

Where: Adelaide
Facebook: facebook.com/feastdropin
Email: ypo@feast.org.au

Southern Youth Rainbow Space

A safe, social drop in space for young queer people aged between 15 and 25 years old.
Where: Wardli Centre,13 McKinna Rd, Christie Downs
Facebook: facebook.com/southernyouthrainbowspace
Email: skylight@skylight.org.au

Southern Fleurieu Q+

A social group were gender and sexually diverse people and allies up to 25 years that meet
every three weeks with snacks!

Where: Southern Fleurieu
Facebook: facebook.com/SFQPlus
Email: ludcounselling@gmail.com

Murray Bridge Q Youth

A social drop-in group for LGBTIQ young people aged 16-25 who meet regularly in Murray
Bridge.

Where: Murray Bridge
Facebook: facebook.com/mbqyouth
Email: budeljesse@gmail.com or kaisha.wyld@flinders.edu.au

Education / Sport

EDUCATION

Your Legal Rights at School

Bullying Prevention

Office of the eSafety Commissioner

Empowering all Australians to have safer, more positive experiences online

SA Government Education Department
Engagement and Wellbeing Directorate
Policy
Procedure

Contact: Elizabeth Dickson

Where: 31 Flinders Street, Adelaide
Phone: 08 8226 2069
Email: Elizabeth.dickson@sa.gov.au

Commissioner for Children and Young People
First Port of Call
Report on supporting the South Australian health care system to better meet needs of trans
and gender diverse children and young people.

Contact: Helen Connolly
Where: 251 Morphett St, Adelaide
Phone: 08 8226 3355
Email: CommissionerCYP@sa.gov.au

SPORT & RECREATION

Sport Australia – Trans and Gender Diverse Inclusion
Inclusive Sport SA
Pride in Sport
Proud 2 Play
Play By the Rules

LEGAL

Legal Information and Documentation
Justice Connect
Equal Opportunity Commission South Australia
South Australia Police GLLO