Northern Alberta

EDMONTON REGION: 

Pride Centre of Edmonton: Seahorse Support Circle

  • Monthly peer support circles for families of transgender, gender non-conforming, and gender-creative children.
  • Click HERE for more information on their Facebook page.

Pride Centre of Edmonton (in collab with Centre of Family Literacy): Rhyme that Bind 

  • Free drop-in for parents/caregivers of children ages 0 to 3 years old.
  • Every Wednesday (October 10 to December 5, 2018) from 2 to 3pm.
  • For ALL families.
  • Click HERE for more information on their Facebook page.

Pride Centre of Edmonton: Youth Programs

  • Trans youth group: 3rd Monday monthly. 7 to 9pm at the Pride Centre. *Concurrent parent/family support group*!
  • Youth drop-in: 4:30 to 6pm every Tuesday.
  • Click HERE for more information on their Facebook page.

 

Edmonton and Area GSA Roundtable

  • 3rd Wednesday of the month. 4:30 to 6pm at the Pride Centre of Edmonton. Only runs during school months.
  • ASL interpreters & pizza/snacks provided!
  • Click HERE for more information on their Facebook page.

 

Canadian Native Friendship Centre: LGBTQ2S Support Group

  • Twice a month, every 2nd 5:30 to 7:30pm at CNFC 11718-95 Street, upstairs room #203.
  • Click HERE for more information on their website (scroll to bottom).

 

ST.ALBERT:

OutLoud

  • Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG): supportive group for families of LGBTQ2S+ youth. 2nd Tuesday of every month, 7 to 9pm.
  • OutLoud Juniors: fun and safe group for LGBTQ2S+ youth 12 years old and younger. 1st Thursday of every month, 6 to 8pm. More information HERE.
  • OutLoud Youth: for LGBTQ2S+ youth ages 13 to 24. 1st Tuesday of every month, 7 to 9pm. More information HERE.

 

FORT MCMURRAY: 

Parent Counselling 

  • For parents of youth (K-12) in both Fort McMurray Public and Catholic schools. Available through the school districts.
  • Consultation and counselling available.

 

TransFormations*

  • Support group for parents/caregivers/guardians of transgender youth in Fort McMurray. 6:30 to 8pm. 2nd Thursday of every month. In collaboration with the Skipping Stone Foundation.
  • More information HERE.

 

Transgender Support Group 

  • Biweekly support group through Canadian Mental Health Association.
  • Contact information TBA.

 

GRANDE PRAIRIE 

HIV North

  • LGBTQ Youth Mentor: weekly youth drop-in on Thursday nights. Offers one on one consultations with parents if requested.
  • More information on their website HERE and their Facebook HERE.