September 22 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
A space for individuals who identify as Two Spirited, Gay, Lesbian, Bi, Trans, Queer, etc… in Peel Region to explore their social health needs through conversation, art, and activity.
Facilitated activities by Amneet Bhogal and so many more
Performances will be done by Sam Yoon, Virgo Queen and so many more…
- The Virgo Queen, is 21-years-old, born and raised in Toronto. She loves to perform and entertain, as well as sings live to showcase her vocals! She has a passion for fashion and is always showcasing different looks. More importantly, The Virgo Queen wants to spread the message of bringing together both the black and queer community, as well as all the women. She would love for everyone to become allies who support one another by spreading only love and positivity.
- Samuel Yoon is a recent MA graduate from the University of Toronto’s Women & Gender Studies Institute. He most recently was working as the 2SLGBTQ+ Training and Capacity Coordinator at Moyo Health and Community Services. In his spare time he is an active participant and performer in queer of colour spaces. This fall Samuel will begin his PhD at the University of Toronto in Women & Genders studies where his research will focus on gender and sexuality in the Asian diaspora.
Wellness Sessions and Reflections will be facilitated by Rahim Thawer
- Rahim Thawer: Rahim Thawer is a clinical social worker and psychotherapist based in Toronto. His work focuses on the intersections of marginalization and mental health with an ongoing interest around innovation in queer relationships. You can follow his work here: https://allmylinks.com/ladyativan
This social and mental health series will be for Queer and Trans Folks in Peel region.
Launching on Thursday July 14th, 2020 @ 6:00 PM EST
This project is delivered through the support of the AEO Foundation.