Jo is one of the strongest voices for LGBTIQ rights in our parliament, including the rights of transgender and gender diverse members of our community. Jo is a proud supporter of marriage equality and for diversity and understanding in our schools.

LGBTIQ+

A young LGBTI person is 14 times more likely to commit suicide. That is the enormity of the problem that faces us.

May 04, 2017

LGBTIQ+

For 39 years Mardi Gras has been at the heart of the LGBTI and at the forefront of the fight for equality and progressive values in Australia. 

February 23, 2017

LGBTIQ+

This Mardi Gras, the Member for Summer Hill, Jo Haylen, is working with Rainbow Families NSW to uncover inequality faced by LGBTIQ-parented families. 

February 22, 2017

LGBTIQ+

Mardi gras has a rich history as a protest organisation, playing a vital role in delivering equality for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and questioning [LGBTIQ] people in New South Wales. 

February 22, 2017

LGBTIQ+

This survey is designed to spark conversation about how we can reform the NSW State Government’s interactions with LGBTIQ+ parented families. The survey is intended for LGBTIQ+ parents or prospective parents living in NSW.

February 18, 2017

LGBTIQ+

February 17, 2017

LGBTIQ+

The Safe Schools program is all about stopping bullying and intimidation of LGBTI people.

October 04, 2016

LGBTIQ+

Every student has the right to feel safe at school, irrespective of their race, religious beliefs, gender identity or sexuality. 

September 22, 2016

LGBTIQ+

Every student has a right to feel safe at school - Irrespective of their race, religious beliefs, their gender identity or sexuality.

September 22, 2016

LGBTIQ+

A motion noting that a plebiscite would be expensive, divisive and damaging and calls on the Federal Government to resolve the issue through the Commonwealth Parliament.

August 02, 2016