Social Inclusion

Finding a Safe Place as a LGBTQ2S Youth

Finding a Safe Place as a LGBTQ2S Youth

With a lack of all-ages, safe, sober spaces to meet other LGBTQ2S youth and express one’s identity, it’s easy to feel like the only queer in your community. This is exactly what Kiko was facing in high school upon moving to a completely new community, feeling...
An Eighth Grader Trying to Connect

An Eighth Grader Trying to Connect

John came to the Cedar Cottage Neighbourhood House (CCNH) as a quiet and timid eighth grader who struggled to connect with his peers and others within the community. Before joining CCNH, John’s world had felt quite small… simply going from school to home most days. ...