LGBTQ2SQ Youth in care Update

  1. LGBT2SQ youth in care or incarcerated

Queer(in) Care Group unique and amazing group for LGBT2SQ youth in care or incarcerated (Youth Justice system or mental health system) – currently or formerly in care or incarcerated

10 weeks starting Jan. 10, 2019.  Food, TTC provided

Peer-led by youth with system experience and diverse intersectional identities, with staff support from Planned Parenthood Toronto.

Support, information, resources, community-building, discussion, fun activities.

Located at SOY, Sherbourne Health Centre (Carleton/Sherbourne, Toronto) – flyer attached


  1. LGBT2SQ Youth in, leaving or left care
    Specialized Youth in Transition (YIT) Worker exclusively supports LGBT2SQ youth in or leaving or left care ages 15-24, anywhere in Ontario (remote support if out of town).
    Supporting Our Youth (SOY) Program at Sherbourne health Centre (Carleton/Sherbourne, Toronto)
  2. Trans, Non-binary, 2-Spirit Youth

Sirens, Satyrs -- Arts-based workshops including visual arts, crafting, media arts (digital photos), digital storytelling (podcasting)

Dinner, TTC

SKETCH Working Arts (Queen W/Shaw, Toronto) – flyer attached


  1. Trans Youth Drop-in and LGBTQS2 Youth Drop-in in North-West Toronto

Drop-ins for trans/non-binary/2-Spirit youth; and for LGBT2SQ youth

Griffin Centre (Finch/Dufferin, n/w Toronto) – flyers attached


  1. Black LGBTQ Youth

Domino Project TO group for Black LGBTQ youth

Parkdale/Queen West Community Health Centre (Bathurst/Queen W., Toronto) – flyer attached


  1. Newcomer/racialized Parents/caregivers of youth who may be LGBT2SQ
    Caring for Teens Exchange caregiver group – 10 weeks Jan-March
    TTC, food, translators, ASL (if requested in advance)
    Led By Springtide Resources at Access Alliance in Scarborough (Danforth/Victoria Park)
    Contact:  Gitanjali Lena at