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Copyright & Disclaimer

All information and materials on this website including data, pages, documents, online graphics, images and web pages, audio and video are protected by copyright, unless specifically notified to the contrary.

Resourcing health & Education (RhED) is a specialist service for the sex industry in Victoria. Should you feel you may be offended by such content you should not proceed further through this website.

Use of materials and information

You may only use the information and material on this website in accordance with the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) (“Act”).

Unless otherwise specified, information or material from this site may be used in accordance with Division 3 of Part III and Division 6 of Part IV of the Copyright Act 1968 (Cth) (“Act”) for the purposes of private study, research, criticism or review, reporting of news and other “fair dealings” permitted in those parts of the Act.

Any permitted reproduction made must acknowledge the source of any selected passage, extract, diagram or other information or material reproduced. Any reproduction made of the information or material must include a copy of the original copyright and disclaimer notices as set out here.

Commercial and other use

You are not permitted to re-transmit or distribute material from this website and must not commercialise or otherwise re-transmit or distribute information or material from this site without seeking prior written approval from Resourcing health and Education (RhED) in the Sex Industry – a Program of Inner South Community Health (ISCH). For written permission to use the information or material from this site, please contact the RhED Website Administrator. You may not use this website to sell a product or service, or to increase traffic to your website for commercial reasons, such as advertising sales.

Website Administration

RhED Administration
Please email the webmaster with any questions you may have about our website policies, or to provide feedback on this website

Website Administrator
RhED: 1800 458 752

Linking to this site
You may link to this site, but permission is restricted to making a link to the homepage of this site without any alteration of the site’s contents. You may not “deep link” to this site or reproduce, frame or reformat the files, pages, images, information and materials on this site on any other site unless express written permission has been obtained from the Website Administrator at RhED.

RhED (a program of ISCH) reserves the right to refuse to allow you to establish a link to this site and you agree to remove any link which you have created to this site promptly after being requested to do so by the Website Administrator at RhED in his or her sole discretion.


Provision of education and research information only… always seek professional advice.

This website is presented by RhED for the purpose of disseminating information relating to health and social issues for sex industry workers, free of charge for the benefit of the community. This website is not a substitute for independent professional advice. Nothing contained in this site is intended to be used as medical advice and it is not intended to be used to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease, nor should it be used as a substitute for your own health professional’s advice. RhED (a program of ISCH) does not accept any liability for any injury, loss or damage incurred by use of or reliance on the information.

Quality of information…always check the information
RhED (a program of ISCH) makes every effort to ensure the quality of the information available on this website and updates the information regularly. Before relying on the information on this site, however, users should carefully evaluate its accuracy, currency, completeness and relevance for their purposes, and should obtain any appropriate professional advice relevant to their particular circumstances. RhED (a program of ISCH) cannot guarantee and assumes no legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, currency or completeness of the information.

Links to external websites
This website contains links to other websites which are external to RhED. RhED (a program of the ISCH) takes reasonable care in selecting linking websites. It is the responsibility of the user to make their own decisions about the accuracy, currency, reliability and correctness of information contained in linked external websites.

Linkage to external websites should not be taken to be an endorsement or a recommendation of any third party products or services offered by virtue of any information, material or content linked from or to this site. Users of links provided by this site are responsible for being aware of which organisation is hosting the site they visit.

Views or recommendations provided in linked sites do not necessarily reflect those of RhED (a program of ISCH).

Security of the RhED website
Every endeavour is made to ensure that this site is secure. However, users should be aware that the World Wide Web is an insecure public network that gives rise to a potential risk that a user’s transactions are being viewed, intercepted or modified by third parties or that files which the user downloads may contain computer viruses or other defects.

RhED (a program of ISCH) accepts no liability for any interference with or damage to a user’s computer system, software or data occurring in connection with this website. Users are encouraged to take appropriate and adequate precautions to ensure that whatever is selected from this site is free of viruses or other contamination that may interfere with or damage the user’s computer system, software or data.



(Adapted from the Commonwealth Department of Health and Ageing website, September 2002.)