The LGBTIQ Catholic Forum is the gathering of LGBTIQ Catholics, their families, friends, and brothers and sisters in faith within the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle.
The Forum promotes the dignity of each person and supports them in their development to be the person God calls them to be.
The purpose of the forum is:
More information on the structure and processes of the Forum can be found in: LGBTIQ Catholic Forum guidelines 2021-02-21v2
LGBTIQ people, their families and supporters can join the Forum by completing the: LGBTIQ Catholic Forum membership application form 2023-04-22
The Australian National Rainbow Catholic Pastoral Care Guide offers parishes, schools and other Church ministries information and resources to assist them better understand, include and minister to LGBTIQ people and their families. Visit their website at Rainbow Catholics Interagency.
For more information about the LGBTIQ Catholic Forum within the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle, e-mail: LGBTIQ@mn.catholic.org.au. A member of the Forum will reply to your e-mail.