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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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Gay Village 519 Church Streert M4Y 2C9 Toronto 416-392-6874 http://www.the519.org/ The 519 Community Centre is a meeting place and focal point for the creative enhancement of a vibrant healthy downtown community. We respond creatively and passionately to the needs of the local neighbourhood and the broader LGBT communities by providing resources and opportunities to foster   Read More …

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Ottawa 250 City Centre Ave Suit 601 K1R 6K7 Ottawa 613-808-1481 (K) 819-441-4536 (B) http://familiesofsistersinspirit.com/ FSIS is a grassroots not-for-profit volunteer organization  located on unceded Algonquin Territory (Ottawa) led by  families of missing and murdered Indigenous women  and girls with support from Indigenous and non-  Indigenous allies.  

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Ottawa 312 Parkdale Avenue K1Y 4X5 Ottawa 613-725-3601 ext. O http://familyservicesottawa.org/ LGBTTQ+ Around the Rainbow is a community-based program  which provides a full range of education, counselling and support services offered by Family Services Ottawa.  We support the  lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, two spirit, queer and questioning (LGBTTQ+) communities and allies.    

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Toronto 333 Sherbourne Street M5A 2S5 Toronto 416-324-507 http://www.soytoronto.org SOY works within an anti-oppression framework to create opportunities for queer and trans youth and adults to build an inclusive, welcoming community together. SOY develops initiatives that build skills and capacities, provide mentoring and support, and nurture a sense of identity and belonging.  

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