Resources

Motéa isn't just about natural intimacy and pleasure products.

We have a mission to educate, share knowledge and hold open and honest conversations without judgment around intimacy and pleasure. We're focused on improving the sexual and mental health space by creating a welcoming home for all individuals, regardless of age, sexuality, gender, ability, background or stage of life.

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General sexual health: 

 
The Australian Government Department of Health outlines that good sexual health includes being aware of how to protect yourself and your sexual partners from sexually transmissible infections, seeking testing and treatment if you do get a sexually transmitted infection (STI), and having access to contraception.

Healthdirect is a government-funded service, providing quality, approved health information and advice. They also run the free 24-hour Healthdirect Hotline (1800 022 222) where you can speak to a registered nurse about any health concerns.

The Sexual Health Helpline provides confidential information and referrals from clinicians around contraception, sexually transmissible infections and unplanned pregnancy. Give them a buzz (9227 6178) or confidential email sexhelp@shq.org.au.

Family Planning Victoria's purpose is to strengthen the primary care and community-based service system to deliver reproductive and sexual health services, and support people to make decisions about their reproductive and sexual health and wellbeing that are right for them.

The Hook Up: It’s the Sex-Ed you wish you’d had. Nat Tencic talks all things sex, love and relationships. 

 

Women's health: 

Women’s Health Victoria has developed the Labia Library to bust a few common myths about how normal labia look. There’s also a photo gallery that shows you just how unique everyone’s labia are.

 

LGBTQIA+: 

Reach Out helps if you have questions about, or feel like you need support related to, sexuality or gender. There volunteers and staff have had personal experience with or training in dealing with LGBTQIA+ questions and concerns.

QLife provides anonymous and free LGBTI peer support and referral for people in Australia wanting to talk about sexuality, identity, gender, bodies, feelings or relationships.

 

Disability: 

Our Place is by and for women, girls (aged 15 years and above), feminine identifying and non-binary people with disability. It dives into topics around life choices, sex and the body, relationships, leadership and disability rights, and shares real stories from women with disabilities.

Touching Base Inc is a charitable organisation, based in Sydney NSW Australia, that was developed out of the need to assist people with disability and sex workers to connect with each other, focusing on access, discrimination, human rights and legal issues and the attitudinal barriers that these two marginalised communities can face.

SECCA is a non-profit organisation designed to support people with disabilities, in their efforts to learn about human relationships, sexuality and sexual health.

 

Continence: 

The Continence Foundation of Australia's vision is to have a community free of the stigma of incontinence. They provide information on funding, referral and products as well as offer free resources for individuals, carers and professionals to help treat bladder and bowel control problems.

 

We acknowledge the Wurundjeri and Bunurong People, the Custodians of the land we work, live and play, and pay respects to Elders past, present and emerging of the Kulin Nation. Motéa celebrates, values and includes people of all backgrounds, genders, sexualities, cultures, bodies and abilities.