News

The latest news relating to the LGBTQ community and OK2BME.

Transgender Day of Visibility 2020, By Washington Silk

Happy Transgender and Non-Binary International Day of Visibility!

Transgender Day of Visibility 2020 blog post

10 Things You Can Do Until We Meet Again, By Washington Silk

To encourage you to stay at home but remain connected we have created a top ten list of things you can do until we can meet again!

10 Things You Can Do Until We Meet Again blog post

Resources During the State of Emergency, By Washington Silk

If you are in need of support right now we wanted to share a few resources that may helpful to you.

Resources During the State of Emergency blog post

Health Update March 16, 2020 at 4pm, By OK2BME Staff

Effective immediately, all face to face counselling sessions will be cancelled.

Health Update March 16, 2020 at 4pm blog post

Health Update March 16, 2020, By OK2BME Staff

All of our group programming and events are cancelled until May 4, 2020. This includes all OK2BME Youth Groups.

Health Update March 16, 2020 blog post

Statement on Ban on Conversion Therapy, By Scott Williams

KW Counselling Services and the OK2BME program applauds the federal government’s decision to introduce legislation amending the Criminal Code to ban conversion therapy.

Statement on Ban on Conversion Therapy blog post

Youth Groups 2019 Infographic, By Scott Williams

We are very proud of the difference our OK2BME youth groups made in 2019. Take a look at this infographic for all the details!

Youth Groups 2019 Infographic blog post

2020 OK2BME Scholarships, By Washington Silk

In partnership with Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Stantec, and Libro Credit Union we are excited to announce we have over $4000 in scholarships to award to Waterloo Region Grade 7 to 12 students!

2020 OK2BME Scholarships blog post