New Report Shows Need for Indigenous LGBTQI Suicide Prevention Measures

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Aboriginal man helping LGBTI Indigenous people speak about suicide

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“Aboriginal mental health advocates say there’s limited funding for Indigenous-controlled mental health services. One gay Aboriginal man has been crowd-funding his own mental health support organisation for Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual, Transgender and Intersex people. Indigenous people are twice as likely to take their own life compared to other Australians.”

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-10-06/aboriginal-man-helping-lgbti-indigenous-people/6829924