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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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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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Durham 540 King St. W. Unit 2 L1J 7J1 Oshawa 905-721-1551 http://www.outlounge.ca As an active member of the LGBTQ community, I along with my wife Diane Cassidy, had dreamed of a local gay bar that would offer the LGBTQ community and its allies a comfortable setting where we could meet for dinner or drinks, maybe play some   Read More …

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Toronto 562 Dufferin St. 2nd Floor Suite B1 M6k 2A9 Toronto 416-879-7954  http://www.queerwest.org a not for profit organization, located in Toronto Ontario. We produce performing arts festivals for the purposes of educating and advancing the public’s understanding and appreciation of performing arts and to educate artists through participation in such festivals and related workshops.  

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Thunder Bay 955 Oliver Road P7B 5E1 Thunder Bay 807.343.8879 http://gic.lusu.ca/ The Gender Issues Centre is a centre for all Lakehead University students. We initiate and support positive Feminist-Womanist action concerning gender, socio-economic status, ethnicity, religion, culture, family life, sexual orientation, gender identity and difference in physical or mental abilities. Our services are used by Lakehead   Read More …

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Toronto 185 Carlton St. M5A 2K7 Toronto 416-964-7887 Egale.ca Egale Canada is our national lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) human rights organization: advancing equality, diversity, education and justice.  

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Thunder Bay 544 Winnipeg Avenue  P7B 3S7 Thunder Bay 807.684.0188 http://www.tbaycounselling.com/ Thunder Bay Counselling Centre is the leading provider of counselling, education and support services in the Thunder Bay area. We offer both personal and workplace support services to help people make positive changes in their lives.  Our clients are all ages and come from   Read More …

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