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Multimundo: a new coalition for queer cultural communities

Multimundo: a new coalition for queer cultural communities

May 8, 2006, was an historic day for Québec’s queer cultural communities. For the very first time in North America and maybe even in the world, the LGBTQ community organizations that offer services to queers from cultural minorities held a meeting to create a new alliance: the Multimundo Coalition.

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Allostars Gala : a permanent prize to honour our leaving president!

Allostars Gala : a permanent prize to honour our leaving president!

On March the 11th, the 1st Allostars Gala was held at the prestigious Downtown Delta Hotel. This gala was the culminating point of the Allostars competition whose goal was to reward the exceptional involvement of individuals or organization of the queer community world in 2005-2006.

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A Resource Kit for a New Understanding of Homosexuality

A Resource Kit for a New Understanding of Homosexuality

On February 14th 2006, in the Public Health Department of Montreal, in collaboration with its partners, launched a new educational tool in English for students, social workers, teachers, and others working with youth to increase awareness about sexual orientation and homophobia. In May 2003, the French version of this Resource kit was developed by the […]

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Six Nominations for AlterHeros at the Allostars!

Six Nominations for AlterHeros at the Allostars!

During a press conference in Montreal held at the Serge et Réal Bookstore on February 9th, 2006, the QAQY (Quebec Alliance of Queer Youth) announced its list of finalist for the first annual Allostars Gala, an event that has been created to recognize the work of queer youth. We are pleased to be among six out of the twenty finalists!

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Queer McGill: a political taskforce and a social integrator for the Montréal community

Queer McGill: a political taskforce and a social integrator for the Montréal community

Young gays and lesbians in Montréal are very lucky. Not only do we live in one of the most vibrant, cosmopolitan cities in North America, but we also have access to the services offered by McGill, a world-renowned university right in our backyard! And for many Montrealers, Queer McGill has become synonymous with gay youth […]

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Allostars to honour queer youth

Allostars to honour queer youth

To recognize, honour and support the work of queer youth in Québec, the Québec Alliance for Queer Youth (QAQY) released the details of the very first edition of the Allostars awards on November 6th, during their fall Rendez-vous in Québec City.

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Improving Youth Intervention

Improving Youth Intervention

This spring, the Montreal Youth Coalition Against Homophobia launched a resource and awareness guide called Sexual Orientation and Homophobia: Improving Youth Intervention. Close to a hundred participants from various youth and community centers, CLSC and youth organizations were present at the event on May 5th, at the Direction de la Santé Publique de Montréal.Many LGBT […]

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How to meet another lesbian in Louisiana?

How to meet another lesbian in Louisiana?

Question asked by Megan (16 years old homosexual woman from United States of America, United States of America)

Question answered on July 13, 2005 by

Sorted in Dating, Questions, In the community

Hi Megan! Thanks for the question. It's a little difficult for us to answer because we're a Canadian organization based in Montreal (Quebec) but I did my little researches for you. I don't know from which part of Louisiana you're from but you have for instance the Lambda Group in Baton Rouge. ... Read more.
How to be less clingy?

How to be less clingy?

Question asked by Maria (15 homosexual woman from United States of America, United States of America)

Question answered on July 13, 2005 by

Sorted in Love, Self-esteem, Questions

Hi there Maria! I want to thank you for your question. Relationships can be very difficult. Often, people make them even more difficult because of the lack of communication. A healthy relationship should have it's share of compromises on both sides. Unfortunatly, it's rarely the case, there's always a stronger character ... Read more.
To meet single women in Winnipeg

To meet single women in Winnipeg

Question asked by Jill (23 years old homosexual woman from Canada, Canada)

Question answered on June 29, 2005 by

Sorted in Dating, Questions

Jill, where sorry it to us a long time to answer, we are all volunteers at AlterHeros, many summer activities in the local queer community, school and work have kept are team busy. We recently, for the first time, participated in Toronto's community day event for 2005. We can suggest a ... Read more.
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