International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Interphobia & Transphobia.

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we're going rainbow for lgbtiq youth and you can too!

30 years ago - on May 17, 1990 - the World Health Organsization removed homosexuality from the Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems.

International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Interphobia, & Transphobia (IDAHOBIT) celebrates LGBTIQ people in our community.

Messages of support

Staff at Wodonga TAFE share their messages of support below


"You are powerful, brave and beautiful. I support you being you and you don't need to change for anyone, be true to yourself and follow your heart." 🌈🌈🌈 - Katie

"I only have three words …Accept, Respect and Celebrate. Hope everyone has an amazing May 17th!" - Kylie

"Just be yourself, there is no one better" - Susan

'Today you are you, that is truer than true. There is no-one alive who is Youer than You' - Dr Seuss - And as such, you are perfect just as you are ❤️ - Melissa

"Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind" - Victoria

"Don't you dare shrink yourself for someone else's comfort. Do not become small for poeple who refuse to grow" - Beth

"We should indeed keep calm in the face of difference, and live our lives in a state of inclusion and wonder at the diversity of humanity" - Julie

"You can be a woman, or you could be a man. I'll love you all the same, if you're cisgender or trans. You can even be neither, or a mix of the two. you're a beautiful person, just by being you" 🌈❤️🌈❤️ - Katrice

"We're all in this world together" ❤️ - Paul

"You are beautiful and loved...Just the way you are" ❤️ - Tahlie

This quote “We should indeed keep calm in the face of difference, and live our lives in a state of inclusion and wonder at the diversity of humanity.” George Takei." - Aaron

"Happy IDAHOBIT for Sunday 17th of May. I am excited to join the Diversity Project for a virtual morning tea on Friday to celebrate and am looking forward to participating in the rainbow theme!" - Cath

"Happy IDAHOBIT! Don't ever feel the need to change. Whether it be for family, friends or society. Be who you are and own it!"  🌈- Brittany

"Happy IDAHOBIT for 17th May!"   🌈🌈🌈🌈🌈🌈  - Kasey.