Introduction to Understanding LGBTQ Newcomers is a presentation by Among Friends Project. Among Friends was formed as a multi-year collaborative initiative between Access Alliance Multicultural Health and Community Services, the 519 Church Street Community Centre, and CultureLink.
The attached presentation includes:
- Ice Berg Activity
- Terms and Definitions
- LGBTQs in Other Languages
- LGBTQ Myths
- Barriers for Newcomers Who are LGBTQ
- Status and Entitlements
- Measuring Positive Spaces / Services
- Roles We Play
Please note that there have been many changes (including to immigration and refugee laws in Canada) since this presentation was created. Not all information contained here is necessarily up-to-date.