Developing stronger emotional and social
connections for LGBTQ+ youth in Windsor-Essex
LGBTQ2S+ YOUTH DROP IN
Qlink Windsor-Essex invites you to join us for the QConnect LGBTQ2S+ Youth Online Drop In. This peer facilitated program is for individuals 12-29 years of age and offers a positive space for LGBTQ2S+ youth and their allies. QConnect offers a space to hang out, meet new people and make connections while fostering inclusion, community belonging, positive relationships and respect for all LGTBQ2S+ people.
QLINK FAMILY VIDEO SERIES
The Qlink Family Video are a series of videos to educate and enable parents and caregivers to learn about ways to support their 2S-LGBTQ+ child/ youth. The 3-module support group is for parents and caregivers whose children aged 12-25 have recently come out as 2SLGBTQIA+.
The videos cover topics including setting the stage for support and understanding; learning about caregiving support and risk/ protective factors for your 2SLGBTQ+ child/ youth; and, building the bridge towards advocacy and allyship with your 2SLGBTQIA+ child/ youth.
OK2BME FREE COUNSELLING
FREE COUNSELLING to youth ages 12 -29 who identify as 2SLGBTQIA+ Sessions are available in-person, by phone, and secure online video
Counselling can help anyone struggling with depression, anxiety, relationships,addictions, sexuality, their gender identity, gender expression and overall wellness.
Family Services Windsor-Essex is proud to offer a safer space for the 2SLGBTQIA+ community to meet their mental health needs:
QLink Windsor-Essex is a collaborative of three local organizations including Windsor Pride Community,
Windsor-Essex Pride Fest and Family Services Windsor-Essexworking together to deliver peer-led supports,
programs and counselling for LGBTQ+ youth between the ages of 12-29 years of age and their families,
caregivers, allies and friends.