Youth Homelessness

It's About Time Canada Stood Up for Homeless LGBT Youth

Alex Abramovich | Posted 05.25.2015 | Canada Impact
Alex Abramovich

On March 11, 2015, Toronto City Council finally approved funding for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, and 2-spirit (LGBTQ2S) youth transitional housing. Although I am extremely disappointed that LGBTQ2S youth homelessness has been inadequately addressed for so many years, I am grateful that there is more understanding and awareness of this social justice crisis. I am also grateful that more organizations are now committed to developing campaigns and programs for LGBTQ2S youth experiencing homelessness.

LOOK: Alberta Students Brave Cold In Giant Cardboard Box

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 03.12.2013 | Canada Alberta

Lethbridge is notorious for incessant, driving winds and all a group of university students has between them and the biting chill is a giant cardboard...

Tea Not Troubles Brews For Reformed Youths At YOU Made It Cafe

CP | Susan Greer, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.13.2013 | Canada Impact

LONDON, Ont. - From the outside, except for the slightly unusual name, you might not suspect there's anything special about the YOU Made It Cafe in do...