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The Family Resilience Project: University of Alberta – Institute for Sexual Minority Studies and Services

The Family Resilience Project operates out of the Institute for Sexual Minority Studies and Services (iSMSS), Faculty of Education, University of Alberta. The project focuses on providing evidence-informed professional supports for sexual and gender minority (LGBTQ) children, youth (under 25 years), families, and community agencies in the Edmonton region. We offer individual and family counselling,… read more »

Outreach, Promotion and Prevention Services, Mental Health and Addictions Program – Eastern Health

Meets and converses with youth in their settings; demonstrates a non-judgmental attitude in responding to youth’s perspectives and choices; links youth with services that address basic needs, such as shelter, food and clothing or health care; assists youth in navigating the system and understanding referral process; refers youth to community, recreational, social, treatment or rehabilitation… read more »

Family Services York Region

Family Services York Region (FSYR) offers individual, couple, family, and group counselling at our 5 offices across York Region as well as online. Fees are assessed on a sliding scale according to the individual’s income and ability to pay. No one is turned away because of inability to pay. FSYR hosts the York Rainbow Network… read more »

Youth Beyond Barriers

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 »

Akiko Asano – Certified Life Coach

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 »

Moving the Margins: Training Curriculum for Child Welfare Services with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) Youth in Out-of-Home Care
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The National Association of Social Workers and the Lambda Legal Defense & Education Fund joined in partnership to improve out-of-home care for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning/queer (LGBTQ) youth. Moving the Margins: Training Curriculum for Child Welfare Services with LGBTQ Youth in Out-of-Home Care is intended to provide training on building the capacity, awareness and skills… read more »

Camp Ten Oaks; Project Acorn, Ten Oaks Project

The Ten Oaks Project is a charitable, volunteer-driven organization that engages and connects children and youth from LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, two-spirit, queer) identities, families and communities. Our work is inspired by camp and grounded in social justice as we strive to create safer spaces and grow positive peer networks for all children and… read more »

Rainbow Health Ontario

EN Rainbow Health Ontario (RHO) is a province-wide program that works to improve the health and well-being of lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans people in Ontario through education, research, outreach, and public policy advocacy.  RHO is a program of Sherbourne Health Centre, which has been providing comprehensive primary health programs and services to the LGBT… read more »