New to Canada

Among Friends LGBTQ Refugee Support Group

Among Friends is a weekly opportunity for LGBTQ refugee claimants to socialize, build community networks, and access information to help with settlement in Canada.

Breakthrough LGBTQ Newcomer Network

Breakthrough events are organized by newcomers for other newcomers. A great place to meet friends, get information, and connect with Toronto's LGBTQ communities.

Emerge LGBTQ Mentorship Program

Emerge is a monthly program designed specifically for LGBTQ Convention Refugees and Permanent Residents residing in Canada for less than 5 years.

Newcomer Youth Mentorship

Youth Mentorship is a monthly program designed specifically for newcomer youth aged 14-19 who are Permanent Residents and Convention Refugees, residing in Canada for less than five years.

Next Steps

Next Steps is a weekly program for LGBTQ-identified Convention Refugees and Permanent Residents residing in Canada for less than 5 years.

Youth Engagement Program

Youth Engagement is a weekly program for newcomer youth aged 14-19 who are Permanent Residents or Convention Refugees, residing in Canada for less than five years.