Services Still Available
The 519 has developed an amazing list of youth resources still available by phone or online during the pandemic.
Tips for quarantining with homophobic or transphobic family (from Egale)
Crisis supports, housing help for LGBTQ2S youth up to age 29
Friends of Ruby (formerly Egale Youth Services)
Phone / email support only: 416 359 0237 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Youth Housing and Homelessness
The Homelessness Learning Hub is sharing timely, relevant, and evidence-based information for the youth homelessness sector, and shows examples of what is being done in communities (e.g., case studies and how-tos). This page will continue to be updated.
Children’s Aid Foundation of Canada’s COVID-19 Youth Support Fund offers grants of $1,000 to former youth in care to help support them through the COVID-19 pandemic.