Growing up can be tough on any kid, but for GLBTTQ youth, it can be even more challenging. That’s where Building Capacity for GLBTTQ Youth Mental Health comes in. The program runs out of the Centretown Community Health Centre, and provides specialized counseling to youth who struggle with their mental health.
Centretown Community Health Centre is taking the lead in eliminating barriers in trans-health after a study by Trans PULSE project revealed transgender Ontarians are avoiding public spaces because of the impact of transphobia on their daily lives.
A mapping initiative designed to highlight socially conscious organizations in Ottawa will soon be open to public input.
Gluten-Free Utopia, an inaugural Ottawa trade show for those with sensitive dietary needs, was declared a success by organizers after it took place last weekend at Library and Archives Canada.