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January 26, 2017
This report was published by Asian Community Aids Services. HERE'S HOW THE AUTHORS DESCRIBE THIS REPORT:   QAY developed a project called "Telling Our Own Stories: Queer Asian Youth Writing Project" to create a book by and for LGBTQ+ East and Asian youth, the first one to be created in the community. QAY pitched the project to ArtReach in 2015, and was successful in receiving funding from them to make this project into reality. This project also aimed to increase the visibility of LGBTQ+ Asian youth in the community.
January 26, 2017
This report was published by Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. HERE'S HOW THE AUTHORS DESCRIBE THIS REPORT:   This issue brief is an attempt to highlight the research that has been conducted examining trauma among GBQ boys and young men of color (or GBQBYMOC), as well as the research gaps involving these topics. Throughout this review, GBQ boys and young men of color (or GBQBYMOC) will include those who are Black/African American, Latino, Asian American, Pacific Islander, Native American, or multiracial; (b) identify as gay, bisexual, or queer; or, (c) engage in same-sex romantic or sexual...
January 15, 2017
This infographic was created by Asian Community AIDS Services. HERE'S HOW THE AUTHORS DESCRIBE THIS INFOGRAPHIC:Follow the stories of three queer Asian youth and learn about how to take care of your health.  
November 28, 2016
This toolkit was published by Planned Parenthood Toronto. HERE'S HOW THE AUTHORS DESCRIBE THIS TOOLKIT: “We thought carefully about things we wished we had access to when we were struggling with our identities, or when we were struggling with the erasure, normativity, and violence in our everyday world… It is our hope that this deck finds its way to the hands of young queer and trans folks who might not otherwise have access to supportive communities.” The Affirmations Deck was created by a group of queer and trans youth involved with Planned Parenthood Toronto’s Filling in the Blanks:...
December 11, 2015
YouthREX Research Summaries ask Just Six Questions of research publications on key youth issues. These summaries get at what the youth sector needs to know in two pages or less!     1. What was this research about?This research examined the unique needs of LGBTQ homeless youth in Canada and created a comprehensive profile of the struggles, gaps and support barriers that homeless LGBTQ youth encounter. The research provides recommendations for youth shelter and service providers, and policymakers in order to address the needs of these youth.   2. Where did the research take place? This...