Peel HIV/AIDS Network (PHAN) is committed to serving diverse people living with and affected by HIV/AIDS and to limit the spread of the virus through support, education, advocacy and volunteerism. PHAN serves the communities of Mississauga, Brampton, and Caledon.
Positive Space Coalition (PSC) of Peel is a collaboration of community service providers and community members that strive to increase awareness of and access to LGBTTIQQ2S-positive services and supports in the region by maintaining a network of members.
PFLAG (Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) Peel Region offers a warm and caring atmosphere for families and friends to hear about the experiences of others, share their own, and get support in learning to understand and accept their child, family member or friend. All discussions are confidential, and many people come at first to listen and not to talk. PFLAG welcomes parents, partners, families and friends, as well as their LGBTTIQQ2S* loved ones. Meetings take place the last Wednesday of each month.
OUT@UTM is dedicated to providing a campus atmosphere for LGBTTIQQ2SA (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, intersex, queer, questioning, two spirit, asexual) students and their allies at the University of Toronto Mississauga that is both welcoming and supportive through social, educational, and cultural events.
Peel Transitions is a 3-year collaborative project led by the East Mississauga Community Health Centre with the long-term goal of better serving trans, gender variant, and gender non conforming communities in Peel.
Associated Youth Services of Peel offers the Youth Beyond Barriers (YBB) program, which provides confidential services to youth ages 12-17 who identify as LGBTTIQQ2S (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, intersex, queer, questioning, two spirit). Services include a support and education group, individual counselling, and social media. YBB also offers workshops, community events, support to parents/caregivers of youth, and support to the Gay-Straight Alliances in the Peel District School Board.
East Mississauga Community Health Centre provides clinical services and social support programs. We make increased efforts to make our services and programs available to our priority populations: isolated seniors, racialized individuals and communities, people living in poverty, immigrants and refugees (including those without status), and LGBTTIQQ2S (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual, transgender, intersex, queer, questioning, two spirit) individuals and communities. Queer and trans services include: