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Resources for LGBTQ2S Youth
Vancouver Island

2-Spirit, Trans and Non-Binary Family Swim

This is a private event open to anyone in the community who identifies as 2-Spirit, trans and/or non-binary as well as their friends and family (all ages welcome!). The facility will only be in use by community members attending the swim at this time. Regular drop-in rates apply, but if you cannot afford it, ask for the free Rainbow Pass. They happen about once a month.
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AVI Queer Peer Youth Leadership Program Victoria

A leadership program for queer and trans youth aged 15-24, focused on peer support skills, sexual health, harm reduction, queer and trans issues, and community participation.
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AVI: AIDS Vancouver Island

Work in multiple Vancouver Island communities to support those affected by HIV and Hepatitis C, and to fight stigma and discrimination.
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Abby Brooks Sppech Language Pathology

A speech and language therapist with experience in transgender voice therapy.
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Antidote

An award-winning grasroots network and community-based organization of over 180 multiracial girls and women in Victoria, British Columbia.
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Beyond The Talk

Youth based website, texting program, workshops that provide youth on factual and current information about sex and seuality including birth control, STIs, sexual decision making, pregnancy, and bodies in a non-judgemental, sex-positive, pro-choice, and inclusive way. Text them at 1 250 812 9374.
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Campbell River LGBT2Q+ Youth Group

A youth group for queer, trans, agender, gender variant youth ages 14-24.
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Crush Collective

Crush is a club night in Victoria for the queer community and its allies.
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DAISSI (Diverse and Inclusive Salt Spring Island)

DAISSI is a non-profit society for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and Questioning people with Allies on Salt Spring Island. The society has the following mission: to undertake educational outreach services on LGBTQ issues for the community at large; to provide opportunities for fun and socializing; to offer referral services to individuals who need support and comfort; and to generally help encourage a positive and visible LGBTQ presence in the community.
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Emotional Connectedness and Happiness for Transgender Youth and Adults

Hosted by the Nanaimo Pride Society to support the local trans community.
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Foundry Campbell River

Offers services to youth aged 12 - 24 years. This includes peer support, elders/ cultural support, health care, sexual healthcare, mental health support and counselling, substance use support and counselling, youth and family conflict resolution.
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Foundry Victoria

Foundry Victoria brings health and social services together in a single place to makes it easier for young people to find care, connection and support.
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Gender Spectacular

A youth monthly drop in for trans, gender creative, Two-Spirit or or gender creative children in Grade 8 or younger, their siblings, and their parents/caregivers.
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Gender Spectacular Caregivers Support Group (For Parents & Caregivers)

A bi-monthly meeting for parents/caregivers and adult family members (including chosen family) who are supporting a Two-Spirit, trans, gender creative, or otherwise gender questioning child or youth.�
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Generation Q

Safe space for LGBTQQIP2SAA youth aged 13-18 to connect. Youth aged 18-24 can participate as youth mentors and program volunteers.
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Generous Space Ministries (Victoria)

Generous Space is a Christian community organization that connect LGBTQ+ people interested in exploring the intersection of faith, sexuality, and gender together. They offer group meetups in Victoria, retreats, pastoral care, peer connection, and online connection for LGBTQ+ Christians.
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HIV & HCV Infoline

A toll free HIV and HCV infoline on safer sex, transmission, STDs and harm reduction.
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Hans Kai 4 Trans

Group wellness program offering exchange on medical and social transition experiences and well-being.
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LGBT2Q+ Youth Group Campbell River

For queer, trans, and questioning youth ages 14-24. Celebrating and creating safe space, community, art, creativity, pride, self expression and social support.
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LGBTQ2+ Hang Out

A drop-in for LGBT, Queer, 2-Spirit (And Ally!) Youth! Eat snacks, play games, hang out with supportive friends and mentors. A safe space where you can be yourself.
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LGBTQ2S+ Loveshack Program

A program for LGBTQ2S+ youth, ages 15-24 to learn about harm reduction, safer sex, safer drug use and partying, healthy relationships, naloxone and overdose response and more. Earn $10 per session you attend. Pizza included!
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Nanaimo Pride Society

Organizes the Pride Week and other LGBTQ+ events in Nanaimo
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Peers Victoria Resources Society

An innovative, multi-service grassroots agency that was established by, with, and for sex workers in 1995. Through direct service delivery and community partnerships, Peers provides an array of outreach and drop-in harm reduction and support services alongside education and employment training for current and former sex workers, in Victoria and on Vancouver Island.
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Port Alberni Wilde Youth

A youth Drop in for queer, questioning, trans, and allied youth aged 13-18 in the Alberni Valley Region.
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QT2IPOC Dinners

Monthly, free community dinners for self-identified queer, trans, and/or 2-spirit Indigenous people and people of colour. They are 5:30-8:30pm every third Monday at Upside Teen Centre in Saanich Commonwealth Place on WS�NE_ Territory.
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Queer Outdoors

Meets third Saturday of every month at 10 a.m., Victoria. Check Rainbow Health Cooperative website for location. Sponsored by Rainbow Health Co-operative.
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Queer Peers

Queer peers is open to all queer, trans, 2-Spirit, and non-binary youth ages 14-25 who wish to train to become peer educators and leaders in their community. Call - 250-384-2366 ext. 3113
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Queerest Tea in Town

Meets every Tuesday from 8:30 to 10 p.m. at QV Cafe. Contact ChrYs Tei at 888-241-9992 extension 100
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Saanich 2-Spirit, Queer, Trans & Allied Youth Dinner & Drop-In

A drop-in for self-identified 2-Spirit, Queer, Trans & Allied youth between 13-18. This is a fun hang-out space for you to create what you need, meet new folks, make new friends, socialize, or just be you! A safer, supportive space with Queer/Trans mentors. Meets Fridays at 5:30 p.m. at the Upside Teen Centre at Saanich Commonwealth Place.
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Samuel Salvati - Trans Care BC

Regional contact for Trans Care BC, the provincial transgender health program through Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA).
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South Vancouver Island Gender Variant Drop-In

A monthly drop-in space for the diverse array of trans, gender queer, two-spirit, and gender variant individuals in the Southern Vancouver Island area. Marshall Kilduff at (250) 384-2366.
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The Lego Group

Weekly youth drop-in on Fridays at 3-4:30pm for 13-18 year old LGBTQ2S youth (if interested, but older/younger, please call). Snacks, new friends, safe space, FUN! For more info call Wendy(778-391-2223), Stephanie (250-213-1579)
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Trans Fem Sisterly Support Drop-In Group

Meets fourth Tuesday of every month from 6:30 to 8:15 p.m. at #107-1208 Wharf Street, Victoria. Sponsored by Rainbow Health Co-operative. Facilitated by Alexa Clodge, ChrYs Tei.
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Trans Masculine Drop-In Group

Meets second Tuesday of every month from 6:30 to 8:15 p.m. at #107-1208 Wharf Street, Victoria. Sponsored by Rainbow Health Co-operative. Facilitated by Daniel Allen, James Gardner, ChrYs Tei.
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Trans Spirituality Youth Group

Monthly, last Thursday, 6:30pm, Study room 4 in Central Branch GVPL. For youth grades 6-12.
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Trans Tipping Point Project

A collective of trans youth artists aged 10(ish) to 18 and their mentors. Facilitates bi-annual youth led arts and writing retreats that aim to strengthen community and connection amongst an intergenerational cohort of trans folks.
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Trans Vancouver Island

A resource and information site for transgender and gender diverse people and their allies on Vancouver Island
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Trans peer support

Salt Spring Island peer support for trans people and their partners. Contact Moe at wendts@telus.net or Chelsea at 23chels@gmail.com
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TransVictoria Peer Support Group

Facebook group for Vancouver Island Transgender support.
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Vancouver Island Crisis Line

Provides 24-hr crisis lines, crisis chat, and crisis text services.
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Vancouver Island Persons Living with HIV/AIDS Society

VPWAS is the only peer run HIV/AIDS organization on Vancouver Island and provides practical and therapeutic support services (Peer Navigation, peer support, treatment information, education, complementary health services and advocacy) to persons living with HIV/AIDS and/or HepC.
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Victoria Sexual Assault Centre

Victoria Sexual Assault Centre has highly qualified trauma specialists who provide services to individuals impacted by sexual assault and abuse. The Centre is offering a new group for survivors of sexualized violence who are Trans, Two-Spirit, Non-Binary, Genderqueer, or Gender Diverse survivors. Select "Call" to access their 24-hour crisis line.
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Westshore LGBTQ2+ Drop-In

Meets Wednesdays from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Centennial Center across the street from Spencer Middle School. Video games, arts and crafts, and a grassy area for youth to chill.
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alt pride fest

An accessible, affordable, political, and all-ages alternative to mainstream pride on the stolen territories of the Lekwungen and W_S�NE_ peoples.
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