June 21, 2018
This tool was developed by The 519 and Rainbow Health Ontario. HERE'S HOW THE AUTHORS DESCRIBE THIS TOOLKIT:Are you covering stories about trans and gender-diverse people? This guide and its accompanying, printable tip sheet will help you do it respectfully and accurately. This guide is also a useful primer for anyone who wants to better understand and make use of gender-inclusive language.
June 06, 2017
This video was produced by YouthREX. HERE'S HOW THE AUTHORS DESCRIBE THIS REPORT:Racialized LGBTTQ2SSIA youth offer unique insights, perspectives, experiences, and solutions to an array of contemporary challenges, and yet they face significant and overlapping barriers to inclusion. In October 2016, YouthREX hosted a Design Day that brought together youth sector stakeholders – youth, youth workers, policy makers, researchers, funders, and citizens – to collaboratively tackle four ‘thorny’ challenges, or Idea Labs, that youth and youth workers experience, including this topic, Bringing Our...
June 01, 2017
PIECES TO PATHWAYS (P2P) is a peer-led initiative creating Canada’s first substance use support program for LGBTTQQ2SIA youth ages 16 to 29 years old in Toronto. P2P is focusing its work in two areas: first, providing abstinent and harmreduction alcohol and drug use support services for LGBTTQQ2SIA youth which includes coordinating three community drop-in spaces, providing case management services and facilitating groups. Second, P2P is working with addiction and substance use service providers to determine their LGBTQ accessibility by engaging in a LGBTQ assessments and capacity building...