The Canadian Centre for Gender and Sexual Diversity is a national youth-led diversity initiative working to eliminate bullying, homophobia, transphobia, and other forms of discrimination in schools and youth communities.
Creating authentic spaces: A gender identity and gender expression toolkit to support the implementation of institutional and social change is a toolkit created by The 519 to equip organizations in supporting the needs of people who identify as trans and gender non-conforming.
Egale Human Rights Trust is a leader in youth suicide prevention and provides Canada’s LGBTQ community with resources to drive change. Their Report on Outcomes and Recommendations captures 20 practice recommendations from the first ever LGBTQ Youth Suicide Prevention summit held in 2012 in Canada.
Gay & Suicidal: Sexual and Gender Minorities and Suicide is a resource toolkit for LGBTQ youth created by The Centre for Suicide Prevention.
RHO Fact Sheet: LGBT Youth Suicide was developed by Rainbow Health Ontario and contains facts on LGBTQ suicide. Rainbow Health Ontario’s Gender Independent Working Group is providing key leadership in supporting health and social service providers to respond to the needs of gender independent youth through the development of fact sheets and pamphlets, such as their evidence brief on Supporting gender independent children and their families.
Positive Spaces Initiative of the Ontario Council of Agencies Serving Immigrants is an example of a provincial initiative working to create LGBTQ inclusion within the settlement sector in Ontario.