OK2BME is a set of support services for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or questioning (LGBTQ) kids and teens in the Waterloo Region.
Public Education: Key Clinical Practices for supporting Transgender Individuals
Participants in this training will gain an understanding of Affirmative Therapy, which will provide information about how to support transgender clients in an affirming and inclusive way through the application of a therapeutic frameworks that are trauma informed and can be easily applied in combination with any therapeutic approach.
All OK2BME Youth Groups (ages 12-18): Swimming
All Groups Swimming!
Public Education: Supporting LGBTQ2+ Students’ Success in Schools
This workshop will provide participants an opportunity to understand the unique needs and experiences of LGBTQ2+ students in the school system.
OK2BME Youth Group (ages 15-18): Who Are We?
Who are we and what are our goals? (discussion about all the different parts of our identities)
OK2BME Youth Group (ages 12-14): Drag Makeup Tutorial
Drag Makeup Tutorial
Coming Out Day 2019
It was founded in 1988 and it recognizes members of the LGBTQ2+ community and the process of coming out.
OK2BME Youth Groups (ages 12-18): Halloween Costume Party
Halloween Costume Party
OK2BME Halloween Youth Dance
This a youth dance (Grade 7-12) for LGBTQ2+ youth and their allies.
OK2BME Youth Group (ages 15-18): Crafting Night
OK2BME Youth Group (ages 12-14): Interfaith Panel
Latest News & Blog
Back to School!
OK2BME hopes your school year is going well so far and we wanted to share a couple of items to help make it even better.
Call For 2020 Workshop Presenters
We are looking for workshop facilitators or presenters on topics that educate, inspire and connect LGBTQ2+ youth from grades 7 to 12 in Waterloo Region.
Local Trainers, Speakers and Consultants on LGBTQ2+ Issues
Are you someone who delivers LGBTQ2+ Education Services in Waterloo Region? Or do you do cool workshops to support LGBTQ2+ Youth? Than this blog post is for you!
Our GSA Squad is starting up with an open house tonight! This is a leadership group for LGBTQ2+ youth aged 16-19.… https://t.co/twRppIN80z
Tonight! Our Cambridge OK2BME Youth Group meets at our new location: Idea Exchange - Old Post Office! Read more h… https://t.co/imHGw7zTwe