Youth Beyond Barriers (YBB) offers support and resources for LGBTTQQI2S youth (ages 12-18), and aims to build capacity among service providers in Peel to work affirmatively with queer and trans* communities through an anti-racist and anti-oppressive framework. YBB offers individual counselling, a weekly support and education group for LGBTTQQI2S youth, a confidential telephone line, email… read more »
QMUNITY, BC’s Queer Resource Centre, provides a wide range of services for lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans* people including free counselling, youth programming (including drop-ins, education, and social activities), social and support groups, advocacy, print resources, workshops and trainings, Out On the Shelves library, community events, senior’s programming, and much more.
PFLAG Durham Region provides support, education and resources on issues of sexual orientation and gender identity/expressions for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, two-spirit, intersex, queer, and questioning persons and their families and friends. Our peer-to-peer support teams are available by phone or email to talk with you about anything you want to discuss regarding your… read more »
Providers: Dr Stephen Feder (Adolescent Medicine) and Dr. Margaret Lawson (Paediatric Endocrinology) Overview: CHEO’s Diversity Clinic provides comprehensive health care and support for gender nonconforming children and youth in eastern Ontario. Assessment Process: Dr Stephen Feder does initial assessments with youth and families. Parents of young children can be seen without the child. Mental health… read more »
TransSask Youth is for anyone in Saskatchewan under 24 who is trans*-identified, genderqueer, intersex and gender creative. Friends, allies, and supporters are also welcome, for communication, camaraderie, and community building. TransSask Youth is a subsidiary of TransSask Support Services, Inc. TransSask Support Services, Inc. is a province wide support and resource network for trans*-identified, genderqueer,… read more »
Safe and inclusive school ideas for families, students and education staff. Training for teachers. Assistance for students who need support. Referrals to community support services.
JersVision.org and the International Day of Pink (DayOfPink.org) work with schools and youth communities to address bullying, discrimination, homophobia, and transphobia. How we do it: Educational programming: through workshops and presentations we use education as a way to stop bullying & discrimination Conferences and Professional Development: by building a capacity for acceptance and understanding among youth… read more »