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Resist Stigma Community Viewing Party

Published On: Mar. 1st, 2017
Authored by: Sheena

Resist Stigma is a national initiative that engages young gay, bisexual, queer, two-spirit, and trans (GBQ2ST) men and health professionals in combatting stigma. We resist stigma by building knowledge, by providing educational opportunities, and by engaging young GBQ2ST men in creating messages that resist stigma by sharing our stories. Join Resist Stigma and The Youth…

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Want to present at CommUNITY 2017?

Published On: Mar. 1st, 2017
Authored by: LGBT-Rex

Have a workshop you want to present? Something you want to share with LGBTQ youth, or they should have the opportunity to learn about? Fill out this Presenter Application form by March 14th! Open to community members and organizations. We may not be able to accomodate every proposal, but we appreciate everyone’s interest! Presenter form: http://youthproject.sitebynorex.com/workshop-facilitator-registration/ …

Tags: Community , education , gsa conference , GSAs , lgbt youth , LGBT-Rex

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Save The Date! CommUNITY GSA Conference

Published On: Feb. 27th, 2017
Authored by: YP Staff

WANT TO PRESENT A WORKSHOP? If you are an organization or community member interested in hosting a workshop, please submit this form to us by March 14th

Tags: GSA , gsa conference , students , workshop

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Call for YP Directors (We Want YOU!)

Published On: Feb. 16th, 2017
Authored by: YP Board

Call for new Youth Project Directors Be a part of a board that makes a difference in the lives of LGBTQ2+ youth throughout Nova Scotia. Those interested, please email board@youthproject.sitebynorex.com!

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Book o' the Month: This Book Is Gay!

Published On: Feb. 10th, 2017
Authored by: YP Staff & Youth Board

Title: This Book is Gay Author: Juno Dawson* In the YP Library? On Order About: A funny and pertinent book about being lesbian, bisexual, gay, queer, transgender or just curious – for everybody, no matter their gender or sexuality Former PSHCE teacher and acclaimed YA author Juno Dawson gives an uncensored look at what it’s like to…

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Halifax Rec's All Bodies Welcome Swim - Feb.10th!

Published On: Jan. 31st, 2017
Authored by: YP Staff

“All Bodies Welcome Swim” Needham Community Center, (3372 Devonshire Avenue) Halifax Aquatics would like to invite you to our new “All Bodies Welcome Swim” at Needham Community Centre on Friday February 10th 7:30pm-8:30pm. THIS EVENT IS ALL-AGES.  We invite you to a queer and trans-positive space to come socialize and swim; Allies are welcome to…

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YP & Dalhousie Celebrating our founders!

Published On: Jan. 30th, 2017
Authored by: YP Staff

The Dalhousie School of Social Work & The Youth Project are creating a mosaic to be unveiled in March, and we need your help! Each tile in this mosaic will be hand-painted by community members and celebrate our founders, and the life of our first Executive Director, Leighann Wichman (1972-2014).     Who are we…

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NEW! LUNENBURG LGBT Youth Drop-In!

Published On: Jan. 24th, 2017
Authored by: YP Staff

LGBTQ+ Youth Drop-In Night! The Youth Project is hosting a monthly drop-in night for youth 13-19 in Lunenburg County. It will be hosted at Second Story Women’s Centre (18 Dufferin St., Lunenburg) on the first Friday of each month, from 6-8pm, starting February 3, 2017. Open to youth of all sexualities, genders and their allies!…

Tags: drop in , events , lgbt youth , lunenburg , programs

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