The Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society (ARCSHS) is a centre for social research into sexuality, health, and the social dimensions of human relationships. It works collaboratively and in partnership with communities, community-based organisations, government and professionals in relevant fields to produce research that promotes positive change in policy, practice and people’s lives.

About the centre

Overview of the Australian Research Centre in Sex, Health and Society.

Research programs

Our research priority areas and the projects within these streams.

Information for future students

Information about the postgraduate student program at ARCSHS.


Browse lists of academic publications and outputs of ARCSHS staff. Download copies of reports published by ARCSHS.

Resources and links

Links, information and resources for download connected to ARCSHS' education and liaison work.

News and events

La Trobe University news and events related to ARCSHS and our areas of research.

Contact ARCSHS

Our contact information and street address.