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 about your… read more »
Do you really know the progress that’s been made on this front in Canada? If you don’t think you do, this article might be what you need. Dating from 1861 where the sentence for being caught performing homosexual acts was reduced from the death penalty, to ten years imprisonment, Canada has been on a slow… read more »
An interview with an Uganda LGBT rights activist Pepe Julian Oziema. While John Oliver and his show Last Week Tonight are a comedy show, it takes on serious topics. This is part two of the interview, which is the more serious of the two parts as it was a web exclusive. A serious look into… read more »
This website contains an enormous amount of resources for any person in the LGBTQ/TS community. The website found here, contains many resources but it’s two focuses are on two-spirit individuals and on suicide prevention among people who are LGBTQ/TS and it has a web resource linking to over 30 studies on suicide attempt research found… read more »
An interesting article about a new awareness campaign launched in B.C. by the Vancouver Park Board.
Love has no labels, and this inspirational video visibly shows what that means. Very well made and thought out. Courtesy of Macklemore and Ryan Lewis. Featuring Mary Lambert.
A touching coming out speech given by man named Tom as he comes out to all as a transgender person.
Every day, PFLAG Canada volunteers are contacted by frightened adolescents and by angry, fearful or ashamed parents. PFLAG Canada supports, educates and provides resources to anyone with questions or concerns.
Here we have a TedxWomen talk given by iO Tillet Wright. iO speaks about their experience growing up and feeling the pressure of being a non-binary gender oriented person in a binary world. iO Tillet Wright continues to describe a project they created called “Self Evident Truths” in which iO Tillet takes photos of anyone… read more »
Family Services York Region (FSYR) provides individual, couple and family counsellling for LGBTTQ people in 5 offices located across York Region. We serve children, youth and adults. We offer a trans support group for people who are questioning their gender identity/are in the process of transitioning/have transitioned and want to be in touch with others.… read more »