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Gay Village 65 Wellesley Street East, Suite 300 M4Y 1G7 Toronto 416-924-2100  ctys.org We can help. Central Toronto Youth Services is a community-based, accredited Children’s Mental Health Centre that serves many of Toronto’s most vulnerable youth. We believe in building the strength and resiliency of young people in ways that are engaging, respectful and empowering.   Read More …

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Toronto 333 Sherbourne Street M5A 2S5 Toronto 416-324-4100 x 5230 http://www.sherbourne.on.ca/programs/workshops.html The Older Trans Women’s Network is a 12-week peer support group for trans women over 45. The group is open to all trans-identified older women and welcomes women from diverse backgrounds. The group will explore challenges and issues relevant unique to older trans women,   Read More …

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Toronto 333 Sherbourne Street M5A 2S5 Toronto 416-324-5078 http://www.sherbourne.on.ca/programs/workshops.html 11 weeks of reliable information and meaningful community connections for anyone thinking about their own gender changes. Through guest speakers, activities, films, and discussion, this group explores diverse gender experiences, transitioning, health & hormones, dealing with discrimation, relationships with loved ones, and creating meaningful communities. Gender   Read More …

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Oshawa 115 Grassmere Ave. L1H 3X7 Oshawa 905-723-0036 http://www.ochc.ca The Oshawa Community Health Centre is a community-owned, non-profit, charitable organization. Our services include family medicine, social work and counselling, and a variety of health promotion and community development groups, many focusing on children, youth and women. All of our services and programs are free.  

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Thunder Bay 401 N. Cumberland Street P7A 4P7 Thunder Bay 807.345.5840 http://www.ofifc.org/centres/Thunder_Bay_Indian_Friendship_Centre.php Mission To develop a sense of Native community in the city of Thunder Bay with opportunities for involvement and control by community members in addressing the issues that affect their lives.  

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Ottawa Ottawa www.gendermosaic.com Gender Mosaic offers a safe, fun, supportive and non-judgemental environment where Trans and Cross-Gender people of all ages are free to express their gender identity. Our members achieve personal growth by developing positive relationships with like- minded individuals and other members of our community. With the synergy of team work and volunteering   Read More …

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Ottawa 181 Bank Street K2P 1WO Ottawa (613) 860-7138 http://www.gaycanada.com/PFLAG-Ottawa/ We invite you to share our knowledge, to be free from fear, and to reach out, search and discover more about being human. Parents, families, friends and spouses as well as gays, lesbians, bisexuals and trans individuals (GLBT) are welcome.  

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Thunder Bay 525 Simpson Street P73 3J6 Thunder Bay (807) 622-8235 http://www.norwestchc.org/ The NorWest Community Health Centres provide health care and health promotion programs in Armstrong, Longlac, and in Thunder Bay. As part of a network of 73 Community Health Centres, we have been providing services for more than 20 years. We make special efforts   Read More …

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Thunder Bay 999 Balmoral St P7B 6E7 Thunder Bay 807-625-8321 http://search.211north.ca/record/TBY1175 Supports initiatives which promote safety and equity for the Queer community (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgendered, Intersexed, Queer)  Provides a venue for collective dialogue between agencies  Compiles an online listing of LGBTIQ-friendly resources in the community  

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Ottawa 331 Cooper Street, Suite 200 K2P 0G5 Ottawa 613-563-4818 http://ptsottawa.org/ Mission As a centre for the celebration of sexual orientation and gender diversity, PTS serves a vibrant and diverse community through support, education and advocacy services. We strive in our work to empower all Queer people in greater Ottawa, and to encourage their well-being   Read More …

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