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The OUTreach Southern Alberta Society responds to the needs of the local and the broader lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, two-spirit, and queer (LGBTTQ) community of Lethbridge and the surrounding area by supplying resources, education and opportunities to foster self-determination, civic engagement and community participation.

CALL TO ACTION Support our LGBTQ youth Lethbridge School District (LSD) No. 51 recently released draft Policy 502.2, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and Gender Expression. Before final reading, a public meeting is being called by LSD No. 51 in response to a petition submitted to the Board. We need you to attend that meeting! READ on

PLEASE FILL OUT OUR LETTER or write your own to express your support for Alberta Education’s Guidelines for Best Practices: Creating Learning Environments that Respect Diverse Sexual Orientations, Gender Identities and Gender Expressions. Our MLA's and Hon. David Eggen need to hear that you support the Alberta Education's Guidelines to protect #LGBTQ students. SUBMIT your letter

QSA

COMMUNITY QEEER STRAIGHT ALLIANCES

Twice a month we have a Community Gay Straight Alliance for youth in partnership with the Boys and Girls Club and the Lethbridge Public Library. Visit the events page to find out when the next GSA will be.

Coffeehouses

HANG OUT WITH US

We host a monthly get together at Mocha Cabana. This provides opportunity to meet, share, laugh, support and be among each other in a supportive & fun environment. Schedule

Trans

PEER LEAD SUPPORT GROUP

We will be starting our Trans Support Group in January of 2016. We are currently looking for donations for this program. Interested in joining? Learn more
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Why Policies Matter

The new OUTreach Community Education Program aims to illuminate LGBTQ issues and foster growth and understanding by providing an comprehensive in service program for local organizations and businesses.

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We are looking for you help to build a stellar Southern Alberta queer friendly resource list. Do you have a LGBTQ positive doctor/counselor/hair stylist or other resource to share with us? Please fill out the form.

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OUR Work

Youth

EMPOWERING OUR FUTURE

OUTreach provides services to youths in all of Southern Alberta through informational events and Community GSA Clubs.

Community

ENRICHING OUR EXPERIENCES

We support community capacity building and community development through programs, volunteerism and community engagement.

Education

HELP DRIVE CHANGE

We work with organizations and businesses to create spaces that respect & value equity, inclusion and dignity for all.

Advocacy

THE POWER OF COMMUNITY

We advocate on issues that are relevant to our community and that are brought to us by our community.

Events

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Find out when the next Community GSA, Trans Support Group, Coffeehouse or other special events are.

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OUTreach Southern Alberta depends on the contributions of people like you to achieve our goals. Please consider a donation in support of our work.

By Check: Make your cheque payable to OUTreach Southern Alberta and send to: OUTreach Southern Alberta, 1206 6 Ave S, Lethbridge, AB T1J 1A4

OUTreach wants to do more for our community. You can help. The funds from this campaign will allow us to continue to move towards the goal of establishing a permanent, full-time outreach centre for LGBTTQ individuals in Lethbridge and surrounding area. Donate now