Program Types: Drop-in, New to Canada,

In-person brief support for LGBTQ+ folks who are new to Canada. No appointment required.

For LGBTQ+ newcomers who are:

  • Refugee Claimants and folks intending on starting a claim
  • Convention Refugees and Protected Persons
  • Permanent Residents

We can help you:

  • Register for The 519’s New to Canada programs (including getting support with online registration)
  • Learn about The 519’s other programs and services
  • Get in touch with our newcomer programs staff
  • Get referrals and connections to other services
  • Get guidance filling out various forms, applications, and documents
  • Schedule a longer appointment with our staff


  • Tuesdays, 3 to 5:30pm
  • Wednesdays, 5 to 7:30pm
  • The 519 [519 Church St.]
Register online for The 519’s New to Canada programs:
Organized by The 519’s New to Canada Team. Questions? Email
Register for this program

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