News

Transformers cancelled

Published On: Aug. 16th, 2017
Authored by: YP Staff

Hi everyone! Our Transformers meeting for August is cancelled due to our post-summer camp shutdown. And also the entire main floor has all our camp stuff in it 😓😓😓 Sorry for any inconvenience! We’ll see you in September!

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Whale Song Theatre's "Stop Kiss"!

Published On: Aug. 14th, 2017
Authored by: YP Staff

Whale Song Theatre is thrilled to make their Halifax Fringe debut with the searing and timely play “Stop Kiss” by Diana Son. This heartbreaking and beautiful play is story of young love, the prejudice that still exists in our world today, and our own journey to self-acceptance. As part of the mandate of Whale Song…

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We are off to camp! Office closed until August 16th

Published On: Aug. 10th, 2017
Authored by: YP STaff

We are off to Camp Coyote from August 10th-13th, and our office will be closed until August 16th.

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Remembering Doug Melanson

Published On: Aug. 2nd, 2017
Authored by: Sheena

The Youth Project is extending our deepest condolences on the loss of Doug Melanson. Doug supported the community in many ways, including donations to our programs and services during his years as a business owner of MenzBar. From funds to school supplies, we are grateful for the thoughtfulness and support he gave our organization. Our…

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March with the Youth Project

Published On: Jul. 19th, 2017
Authored by: YP Staff

All LGBTQ+ youth and their allies, ages 25 and under, are welcome to march with The Youth Project in the Halifax Pride Parade. We have a float, and music, and we’ll be handing out fun stuff to the crowd. You’re welcome to walk with us, be on the float, and celebrate Pride! OKAY I wanna…

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Where's the YP at Pride 2017?

Published On: Jul. 19th, 2017
Authored by: Sheena

The YP will be running info booths at a few community events during Pride, you can drop by and pick up information, resources, say hi, and we’ll probably have some fabulous buttons! Wolfville Pride Market  Wednesday, July 19th, 4:00-7:00 24 Elm Ave, Wolfville, NS Drop by and see us and The Valley Youth Project at…

Tags: fundraisers , Pride , Pride 2017

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We are seeking clothing donations!

Published On: Jul. 13th, 2017
Authored by: YP Staff

Wednesday, July 19th is our transgender youth clothing swap! Got clothing you don’t want anymore? We’re accepting gently used donations from the community for our event! You can drop them off at 2281 Brunswick street. Or contact us: 902-429-5429 or sheena@youthproject.ns.ca

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Book of the Month July

Published On: Jul. 13th, 2017
Authored by: YP Staff

Title: Surpassing Certainty (What my Twenties Taught Me) Author: Janet Mock In the YP Library? Yes! 1 Copy Synopsis: Long before she became one of the world’s most respected media figures and lauded leaders for equality and justice, Janet was a girl taking the time she needed to just be—to learn how to advocate for herself before…

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