I have been working with transgender children and youth for more than 15 years. I am one of the qualified assessors for their readiness to transition. I currently run 2 trans youth groups and a parents group. I have also worked with different ethnic groups addressing transgender related concerns. I am also an author of… read more »
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 »
I am a Professional and Personal Certified Coach of Concordia University. I am an experienced educator and counselor specializing in youth intervention, experiential education and the professional applications of creativity. Individual and group – professional and personal life coaching Workshops and educational sessions Sliding scale fee LGBTTQI friendly, 18 yrs experience with trans* children and their families… read more »
The Centre’s peer support program is based on active listening, confidentiality and non-judgment. It is where you can come and try to make sense of your world. It is also the place where you can get referral and information on trans issues and realities.
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.
Project 10 works to promote the personal, social, sexual and mental well being of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, two-spirit, intersexed and questioning youth and adults 14-25. Through advocacy and education, using a harm reduction approach, Project 10 aims to facilitate the empowerment of youth at individual, community, and institutional levels with a particular emphasis… read more »
The non-profit organisation ,“Gender Creative Kids Canada”, brings together individuals, parents, friends, professionals, family members and caregivers who have or who work with children and youth who may identify as transgender (including gender variant, gender non-conforming, transsexual, two-spirited, etc..) or who are discovering or questioning their gender identity, as well as individuals who are interested in… read more »
Born out of the North Halton Youth – Hepatitis C Prevention Project (a one year pilot project), Peer Outreach Support Services & Education (POSSE) was the creation of several youth interested in learning youth driven, harm reduction and human rights peer outreach and support skills; two social community developers / youth workers with the ability… read more »
Welcome to the GIG! GIG & GIG2 are groups where children who are gender independent, trans*, or exploring their gender identity can come together in a supportive and affirming space. GIG & GIG2 provide opportunities for parents/guardians of children who express gender independence to meet and discuss their experiences of navigating the gendered world in… read 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 »