Links and Membership

Follow this link to make a once off or regular tax-deductible donation to Working It Out.

Information and resources for Tasmanian parents and families of young people who are Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex, Sexuality Diverse and Gender Diverse.

 Linking Tasmanians with local LGBTI-inclusive services, support and information.

Hear & Queer is a podcast telling the stories of LGBTI+ young people living in Tasmania.

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    People negotiating their gender, sexuality and or intersex status in Tasmania.

    Values and Principles 
    WIO recognises the importance of being an out organisation which is creative, flexible and innovative. We are committed to community education and social change principles. We use a collaborative approach and open and respectful communication. We believe in the intrinsic value of all people. 

    You can download our full Values Statement here.

    Strategic Partners 
    WIO is well respected throughout the sector and is supported by other community sector organisations and government agencies. WIO is a partner organisation with the Tasmanian government through the Tasmania Together Progress Board and is represented on Departmental Health, Police and Education GLBTI Reference Groups. WIO has Deductible Gift Recipient status from the Australian Taxation Office which affords the organisation a range of taxation incentives for staff and donors. 

    WIO is proudly supported and funded by the Department of Health and Human Services through Population Health to deliver a state-wide service to Tasmanians. Current funding is provided on a triennial basis 2012-2015. Those who use the service include people negotiating their sexuality and or gender, family, friends, work colleagues and fellow students and any other person who provides support. 


    WIO Strategic Plan 2018-2020

    Our Purpose

    Our Vision: Working to create a more just society.

    Our Mission: Honouring people’s diverse experiences to achieve inclusive understanding for LGBTI Tasmanians

    Our Values:

    • Pride
    • Cultural safety
    • Innovation
    • Flexibility
    • Respect
    • Inclusion

    Our Goals

    Our Communities

    To provide support and education services responsive to and based on the lived experiences of LGBTI Tasmanians and their families 

    Our Work

    To base our work on evidence informed by both practice and research

    Our Organisation

    To be effective, sustainable and financially resilient

     You can download our full 2018-2021 Strategy here.


    Working It Out is funded by the Crown through the Department of Health and Human Services