These blog posts are a combination of OK2BME news and personal stories written by youth and teens in the OK2BME program. If you would like to write a personal story for our blog, please contact Scott at

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

Ray, Age 14

I live in a community that is very accepting of LGBQT2+ people.

Happy Valentine’s Day from OK2BME, By Wash, Tyler and Alicia

Happy Valentine’s Day from OK2BME! Check out our reflections on Valentine’s Day….and the power of self compassion on this day of love!

Happy Valentine’s Day from OK2BME blog post

GSA Conference 2020 Cancelled, By Washington Silk

We regret to announce that we have had to cancel this year’s GSA Conference.

GSA Conference 2020 Cancelled blog post

Back to School!, By Washington Silk

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.

Back to School! blog post