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.
Children & Families
Youth Services Bureau of Ottawa is a multi-service agency that provides services in French and English in employment, health and housing, mental health, youth engagement and youth justice. They work in partnership to develop, deliver and advocate for better conditions, services and opportunities for youth and families. They also have a Rainbow Youth Advisory Committee and Ethno-Cultural Youth Advisory Committee that provides specific services to LGBTQ+ Newcomer youth and queer youth of colour.
Timmins Pride is an annual celebration of the LGBTQ+ community in Timmins and surrounding area. Events may include a rally, parade, art exhibit, drag show, film screening, window decorating, contests, and more!
Timmins Pride also offers a PFLAG (Parents, Families, & Friends of Lesbians and Gays) group and a Trans Support Group; contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Family Pride Canada's mission is to address the challenges facing LGBT parents and their families in Canada by contextualizing queer resistance to homophobia and heterosexism both historically (against the background of queer culture and politics) and cross-culturally (in relation to LGBT family life
Black Coalition for AIDS Prevention (Black CAP) works to reduce HIV/AIDS in Toronto's Black, African and Caribbean communities and enhance the quality of life of Black people living with or affected by HIV/AIDS. Services include HIV/AIDS prevention, outreach, education, support groups, counselling, advocacy, skill-building workshops, practical assistance, youth programs, anti-homophobia initiatives, and newcomer settlement services (including LGBT settlement services).
Centretown Community Health Centre offers a wide range of programs and services for the GLBTQ community in Ottawa, including sexual health clinic, mental health and counselling, trans health services, social support groups, and programs for youth and seniors.
The Intersex Society of North America (ISNA) is devoted to systemic change to end shame, secrecy, and unwanted genital surgeries for people born with an anatomy that someone decided is not standard for male or female.
Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) promotes the health and well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered persons, their families and friends.