From refugee settlement to counselling, The 519 serves the people of Toronto by supporting happy, fulfilling LGBTQ lives.Programs and services
We offer free, accessible and accepting space where people can gather, organize and work toward common goals.Reserve space with us
We offer training, workshops and consulting services that help improve the LGBTQ experience in Toronto and beyond.Learn about training
We want everyone to be themselves
Since 1975, The 519 has worked for inclusion, acceptance and awareness of LGBTQ rights in Toronto and beyond. We are a City of Toronto agency with a unique approach to community building that allows us to deliver direct service, accessible space and ongoing leadership that makes a real difference in people’s lives while promoting broader understanding and respect.