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May 17th is IDAHAT

Published On: May. 17th, 2017
Authored by: YP Staff

May 17th is the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia. We want to send a huge thanks to all our youth, youth leaders, volunteers and supporters. Without you, we couldn’t do what we do. Thank you for your help in making Nova Scotia a safer, happier and healthier place for LGBTQ+ youth, and for…

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Posters & graphics for IDAHAT

Published On: May. 11th, 2017
Authored by: Sheena

May 17th is the International Day Against Homophobia & Transphobia, a wordwide celebration of sexualities and genders, and a chance to draw attention to the issues impacting LGBTQ+ populations across the globe. If you’re looking for visuals to share, here’s two places you can download them!         IDAHAT International Campaign: “International Family…

Tags: IDAHAT , images , LGBTQ , posters

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Book of the Month for May: One Man Guy

Published On: May. 10th, 2017
Authored by: LGBT-Rex

Title: One Man Guy Author: Michael Barakiva In the YP Library? Yes! 1 copy. Synopsis: Alek Khederian should have guessed something was wrong when his parents took him to a restaurant. Everyone knows that Armenians never eat out. Why bother, when their home cooking is far superior to anything “these Americans” could come up with? Between…

Tags: book of the month , books , lgbt books , LGBTQ YA

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We are hiring a summer student!

Published On: May. 8th, 2017
Authored by: YP Staff

The Youth Project is hiring a summer student for 2017! Job Description:  The Summer Events Coordinator will be responsible for working with staff and the Youth Board to help organize and run summer events (Prom, Camps, Pride activities etc) at the Youth Project.  Duties will include planning and preparation for events, administration, organising supplies, running…

Tags: employment , lgbt , summer job , summer student

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Annual Awards!

Published On: May. 5th, 2017
Authored by: YP Staff

During the Annual General Meeting, the Youth Project recognizes people doing great work to make Nova Scotia safer & better place for LGBTQ youth. Know a youth leader, educator, GSA, or person doing outstanding work? Nominate them today! Click Here to head to our nomination form. http://youthproject.ns.ca/annual-general-meeting/

Tags: 2017 , AGM , annual general meeting , lgbt youth

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Summer Camp Registration OPEN!

Published On: May. 1st, 2017
Authored by: YP Staff

Tags: lgbt camp , summer camps

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Save the date! Our AGM is June 16th!

Published On: Apr. 24th, 2017
Authored by: YP Staff

Save the Date for our AGM! Join us to celebrate our year and all we’ve done together. Youth Project AGM. Friday, June 16th at 5.30pm Location:  The Atrium, LeMarchant Mixed-Use Building Dalhousie University, 1246 LeMarchant Street, Halifax NS  

Tags: AGM , annual general meeting

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Chest Binder & Gaff Orders

Published On: Apr. 20th, 2017
Authored by: Sheena

All orders we have received have been sent out, the last of them mailed this week (April 19th). If you have placed an order and NOT received yours, there has been a glitch in the matrix – please get in touch and we’ll fix it. If you plan to pick it up from the YP, plz…

Tags: binder , chest binder , gaff , transgender youth , youth project

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