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Coming Out Workshop - strategies to support LGTBQ youth

The Coming Out Workshop aims to help teachers support youth who come out to them. People in any support role for youth are encouraged to attend. This workshop offers resources for the classroom, learning strategies to support LGBTQ students, an opportunity to share and hear classroom experiences, and a safe space to gain advice on how to answer the tough questions teachers must address when dealing with homophobia, biphobia, and transphobia.

Hosted by Lauren and Allison in affiliation with The Brock Student Sexual Violence Support Centre

What: A workshop on strategies to support LGBTQ youth in the classroom and beyond
When: Thursday April 24 at 6pm
Where: 31 Ontario Street, St. Catharines (50m from St. Paul)
Bus Routes: 116/110/115/104/102
Parking: Parking garage on Ontario or on St. Paul, King, or William

Please RSVP to one of the following-
Workshop facilitators' contact:
The Brock Student Sexual Violence Support Centre:

Other Resources
  • Lesbian Gay Bi Trans Youth Line- 1-800-268-9688 (peer support and information)
  • TransParent Canada- 1-888-822-9294 (support for parents and their trans-identified children)

Wellness Day

The Brock Student Sexual Violence Support Centre is hosting a Wellness Day on Friday March 7th. 

The evening begins at 5:30 pm and will last until approximately 8:00pm. We are located on 31 Ontario Street, St. Catharines.

The programming for the evening is as follows:

6 - 7 pm: Yoga session kindly provided by Sheena Cunning.

7:00-7:30 pm: Food, drink and conversation.

7:30-8:00 pm: Hand massages.

If you are interested in participating in the Yoga class, we ask that you provide your own mat.

Please RSVP to if you are interested in attending.

We look forward to seeing you all there!