The El-Tawhid Juma Circle/ ETJC was founded by El-Farouk Khaki, DR. Laury Silvers, and Troy Jackson in May 2009. ETJC is a gender-equal, LGBTQI2S affirming, mosque, that is welcoming of everyone regardless of sexual orientation, gender, sexual identity, or faith background.
Religious & Faith Groups
Salaam is an organization dedicated to Muslims who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transsexual/transgender, intersex, questioning their sexual orientation or gender identity, and their families and friends. Salaam offers a support group for queer-identified Muslims and their allies in the GTA, and el-Tawhid Juma Circle Mosques. el-Tawhid Juma Circle Mosques are gender-equal, queer-friendly, and religiously non-discriminatory - in other words, all are welcome.
519 Church Street, Toronto, ON M4Y 2C9
Jewish Family Services of Ottawa, through The Counselling Group, offers counselling in a queer-friendly environment which will allow you to explore thoughts and feelings about relationships, family of origin issues, school / work place difficulties, coming out, parenting, questions around sexual orientation and gender identity, communication, and relationship violence. Both individual and couples counselling available.