Hello you!

For over 60 years, genU has delivered tailored services to local communities.

genU exists to help you reach your potential and achieve what you never thought you could. To put it simply, we want to help you be the best you that you can be. 

We're passionate about empowering people from the LGBTQIA+ community to feel safe, welcomed and supported throughout your journey with us.

So whether you're a client who accesses our services or a staff member who works with us —  at genU we're all about YOU. 

Join us as we strive towards our vision of building inclusive communities!

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Our Road to More Inclusive Practices for the LGBTQIA+ Community

2018 — Creation of the LGBTIQA+ Working Group

2018 Became member of the ACON Welcome Here Project

2019 Creation of Transwomen’s focus group/s (MatchWorks). Creating safe spaces for trans women to build networks on the road to employment.

2019 Creation of LGBTIQA+ awareness training delivered to genU, MatchWorks & IPA staff nation-wide.

2019 creation of the genU Pride Committee

2019 — launch of the genU GAMER Rainbow virtual gaming sessions.

2020 — genU at the Midsumma Carnival

OUR GOALS FOR THE FUTURE:

• Creation of employer-related LGBTIQA+ awareness training to ensure lived experience informs inclusive workplace practice.• 

• Gaining Rainbow Tick accreditation.

 

Our Support Services:

genU provides a range of support throughout the community services sector. This includes: 

Disability and Aged Care services through genU

 Employment Services through MatchWorks

• Accredited and Non-accredited Training through genU Training

• Recruitment Services through IPA

We ensure that members of the LGBTQIA+ community and other intersectional communities feel safe and supported in our programs:

We've seen many successful outcomes in these programs for members of the LGBTQIA+ community, both as clients and staff.  

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