• Lesbian
  • Gay
  • Bisexual
  • Transgender
  • Intersex
  • Queer/questioning
  • Asexual
  • Sistergirl
  • Brotherboy
  • The + is inclusive of other terms and identities, such as pansexual and non-binary, and shows that this is an evolving umbrella acronym.

ABS: Australian Bureau of Statistics
CaLD: Culturally and linguistically diverse
DPO/OPD: Disabled Peoples’ Organisation/Organisations of Persons with Disabilities
DRC: Royal Commission into Violence, Abuse, Neglect and Exploitation of People with Disability (Disability Royal Commission)
DSP: Disability Support Pension (Centrelink)
DSS: Australian Government Department of Social Services
IRV: Inclusive Rainbow Voices (LGBTIQA+ People with Disability)
LHA: LGBTIQ+ Health Australia
NDAP: National Disability Advocacy Program
NDIS: National Disability Insurance Scheme
NEDA: National Ethnic Disability Alliance
NESB: Non-English speaking background
PWD: People with disability
SEWB: Social and emotional wellbeing
SOGIESC: Sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and sex characteristics
UN CRPD: United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

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