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Uninvite Harmful Ex-Gay “Coming Out Ministries” from Nova Scotia.

Published On: Jun. 11th, 2018
Authored by: YP Staff

The Maritime Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church has invited “ex-gay” speakers for their upcoming Campmeeting conference, taking place at Camp Pugwash in July 2018. The speakers, Mike Carducci and Danielle Harrison from “Coming Out Ministries”, share personal stories involving and encouraging a process of ridding oneself of being gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender through…

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The Loaded Ladle is hiring a summer student

Published On: Jun. 5th, 2018
Authored by: YP Staff

The Loaded Ladle is hiring 2 summer student positions: About the Position: Festival Coordinator This position, together with the staff/board collective, plans, organizes and oversees summer festival programming,in particular the Queer Roots festival occurring as part of Halifax Pride. Emphasis is on centring LGBTQ2 participants in event and activities addressing food security, nutrition, mental health,…

Tags: employment opportunities , LGBTQ , summer student

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Office of Vital Statistics Survey

Published On: May. 31st, 2018
Authored by: YP Staff

The Office of Vital Statistics is interested in hearing from members of the 2SLGBTQ+ community regarding how gender information is collected and displayed on birth certificates in the province of Nova Scotia. The feedback and input that is shared will be used to inform some potential changes to how gender information is collected and displayed…

Tags: gender , gender marker , LGBTQ , reserch , survey , youth

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Arabic language Name & Pronoun poster!

Published On: May. 30th, 2018
Authored by: YP Staff

Our “What Name and Pronoun Do You Use?” poster is now available in Arabic! If you would like a copy, they’re downloadable in PDF format here on our resource page (scroll to bottom!).  They’re currently available in English, French and Arabic. Many thanks to the kind folks from ISANS and Queer Arabs Halifax for their…

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We are hiring a Program Coordinator!

Published On: May. 25th, 2018
Authored by: YP Staff

The Youth Project is hiring! We are currently seeking an experienced, passionate and committed individual to lead our Youth Programming activities in the position of Youth Programming Coordinator. Based in our Halifax location, this is a full time position (35 hours per week). Check out more information on our Employment Opportunities page.  Deadline: Friday, June…

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Youth Project AGM!

Published On: May. 25th, 2018
Authored by: YP Staff

Join us for The Youth Project’s Annual General Meeting of 2018! Come and see the amazing, jam-packed year we’ve had, and look toward our next year.   Snacks and drinks provided.   Thursday, June 28th 5:30-7:30 2281 Brunswick Street All welcome.

Tags: 2018 , AGM , annual general meeting

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Trans Youth Atlantic Province report launch!

Published On: May. 8th, 2018
Authored by: to staff

You Are Invited! Report Launch To mark the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia The NSHA /IWK prideHealth Program and Dalhousie University would like to invite the general public to the launch of the report entitled: Being Safe, Being Me in the Atlantic Provinces Results of the Canadian Trans youth Health Survey 6:00 p.m. Thursday…

Tags: IDAHAT , trans youth , transphobia

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Join the YP's Board of Directors!

Published On: May. 1st, 2018
Authored by: YP Board

We’re looking for new board members for the 2018/19 year! Join a dedicated group of volunteers and support the Youth Project in delivering support to Nova Scotia’s LGBTQ2+ youth. We’re especially looking for individuals with experience in human resources, fundraising and the law.  If you are a member of the LGBTQ2+ community, or a community…

Tags: board of directors , BoD

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