Community Education, Visibility , Awareness and Support
LGBTQ+ Youth and Trans Support (Halton Region)
This is a list of resources we have compiled for access by LGBTQ+ and allied youth in Halton Region.
Halton Region Resources
- ROCK – Halton Reach Out Centre for Kids
Children, youth, and family mental health services for Halton Region
- Sexual Health Clinics and Needle Exchange
- Our Kids Network – Community Hubs
spaces for community services and programs to be offered
- Links2Care in Halton Hills
social support services and youth centres in Georgetown and Acton
- The Aids Network (Halton)
- Burlington Public Library
- Halton District School Board
- POSSE Project
youth harm reduction, youth engagement, and human rights program
- ADAPT – Halton Alcohol, Drug, and Gambling Services
- Halton Multicultural Council
supports for marginalized cultures, newcomers, immigrants, and refugees
Crisis Support Section
ROCK 24 HOUR CRISIS LINE – 905-878-9785
If you need someone to talk to or you are in crisis please contact the Reach Out Centre for Kids Crisis line available 24 hours a day. All of the crisis line staff have recieved positive space training.
TRANS LIFE LINE 1(877) 330-6366
This 24 hour crisis line is staffed entirely by trans people for trans people. It is available for trans folks across North America. If you trans identified, or a parent of a trans person, or a friend, and need to talk to someone or you are in crisis please call. http://www.translifeline.org/
Text or SMS 647-694-4275
Or you can go to their website and chat with someone over their messaging system.
Youthline is a support service run by LGBTQ+ youth trained volunteers who can provide support over the phone, text, or instant messaging.