Loving

A picture of a heart.

 

This project will help us think about what it means to desire.

 

a man with a thought bubble with the words "what do you want?' below

 

Desire is a strong feeling of wanting something or someone.

 

A photograph of two people who have a combined thought bubble above their heads.

 

Thinking about desire and intimacy get us to think about labelled people’s desire to have intimate relationships.

 

a man with two thought bubbles, one has a thumbs down and one has a thumbs up

 

This project will help us think about how some intimate relationships are supported or are not supported.

 

A photograph of a man giving a woman flowers

 

Labelled people want society and their families to accept their desire and right to love.

 

man with hand raised with a hand drawn map in front of him with star at end

 

This project will help us find ways to get this acceptance.

 

a photograph of four people with their arms around each other

 

Loving relationships are important because they can help us create safe support networks.

 

A photograph of two couples holding each other.

 

Loving relationships also help us  stay connected to each other.

 

a photograph of a group of people in a red circle. it says no bullying.

 

Close, loving relations protect us from being treated unfairly.

 

photograph of a woman with her head down and her arms folded across her chest

 

They also protect us against being used, being alone and violence.

 

a photograph of a man about to hit a woman

 

But sometimes intimate relationships can also include violence, abuse and being treated unfairly.

 

 

 

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