If you're here, you're seeking something better.

Better Pride is an LGBTIQ+ family and relationship support service for individuals, couples and families with relationship and parenting issues. Whether you are looking to enhance your relationship, change your family situation, come out to others, or strengthen your mental health and wellbeing, Better Pride can help. We offer a safe and inclusive space with a team of practitioners who identify as members or are allies of the LGBTIQ+ community.

Welcome to Better Pride

If you’re here, it’s because you’re seeking something better. At Better Pride, we’re committed to providing a safe, confidential, and non-judgmental environment to support you through life experiences and decisions. We want to help you increase self-awareness, find ways to better care for yourself, and support with relationships.

Recognising that everyone’s journey is unique, we are dedicated to assisting you in reaching a better place with respect and understanding.

Who are we here for?

  • Families (biological, social and chosen) – either together or separated/separating
  • Couples (together or separating or reconciling)
  • Individuals
  • Young People (including children from ages 5>)
  • Elder/Senior people (individuals, couples, families – biological and chosen)

Better Pride LGBTIQ+ Services

Mediation, including Separation/Parenting/Care

Support for LGBTIQ+ families in conflict gain clarity about each person’s perspective, explore their options and make decisions that will work best for their situation.



Our counsellors can provide you with an opportunity to unburden yourself, process and begin feeling better.


Psychological mental health support

Working with a Better Pride practitioner can enable you to deal with mental health challenges more easily and constructively.


We can help with

  • Life changes and challenges
  • Anxiety and depression
  • Bullying
  • Isolation
  • Estrangement from loved ones
  • Traumatic experience

Better ways to separate- our mediation alternatives

Better Pride Practitioners understand Family Law and work alongside the legal system to provide a less stressful and more cost-effective way to navigate these already difficult times.

The Better Pride mediation service is provided by Accredited Family Dispute Resolution practitioners experienced in separation and family law issues. They can support you with:

  • Parenting plans and arrangements
  • Post-separation parenting decisions, including supporting rainbow children
  • Mediating agreements about finances and property
  • Decisions involving guild families/Co parents/ carers
  • Grandparent arrangements
  • Arrangements for pets

Better Pride also offers other forms of mediation, such as:

  • Donor planning
  • Guild families/Co parents/ carers

Better Support for counselling and mental health

We can provide a range of therapeutic supports for couples, individuals, older people, families, children and young people.

Our mental health practitioners include case workers, social workers, counsellors and psychologists.

Our Better Pride Team

From your initial contact with us, you can expect non-judgmental, informative service and genuine support in finding the right service for you. To use our service, you will first need to contact our Intake and Assessment team and let them know that you are interested in accessing Better Pride services.

Better Pride Practitioners identify as members or allies of the LGBTIQ+ communities. We offer a depth of experience working with children and young people as well as adults and families, including older people.

Please call our dedicated Better Pride contact number 1800 531 919

Support is just a phone call away

1800 531 919

Better Pride

Better Place Australia is committed to providing a safe and high-quality service that is inclusive to all clients and respects the needs, wants and aspirations of everyone.

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