Equity & Anti-Oppression Initiatives
Face it! is a non-profit initiative that aims to promote the recognition of ethnic/racial and gender/sexual diversity within and outside Latin American* communities in Ontario. It offers an interdisciplinary space for groups and individuals who have an interest in community work along the lines of queer, feminist, indigenous, environmentalist, marginalized and anti-oppression analysis and action.
Pink Triangle Services (PTS) is a not-for-profit registered charity and social service agency providing peer support, educational, research and advocacy services for all gay, lesbian, bisexual, trans, two-spirit and queer (GLBTTQ) persons in the National Capital Region (Ottawa, Ontario).
Centre for Spanish Speaking Peoples provides resources, services and support to Spanish-speaking communities. Services include HIV/AIDS awareness & prevention, Hispanic Gay-Straight Alliance / Parent Support Group, legal clinic, newcomer settlement program, support for women experiencing violence, programs for youth and kids, and volunteer opportunities.
International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission is a leading international organization dedicated to human rights advocacy on behalf of people who experience discrimination or abuse on the basis of their actual or perceived sexual orientation, gender identity or expression.
Toronto Welcome Coalition is a group of community organizations and immigration and refugee lawyers who assist LGBTQ immigrants, newcomers and refugees and those living with HIV.
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Trent University's Positive Space Program seeks to identify and encourage the development of positive spaces throughout Trent University. This includes increasing the visibility of LGBTQ people, issues, and communities; providing support and resources concerning LGBTQ issues; and to strengthen the LGBTQ and ally communities on our campuses and in the surrounding communities. The program offers Positive Space training at multiple locations in the Peterborough and Durham regions.
Black Families & Friends (BFF) provides support, education, & resources to Black LGBTQ youth in Toronto, their families, friends, classmates, coworkers, service providers & allies through the Love, Acceptance & Support campaign.