09 September 2022 / Latest Life

IN Community: What’s Included In Canada’s First 2SLGBTQI+ Action Plan

Federal government invests $100 million to support queer communities

14 June 2022 / Latest Life

IN Community: Egale Canada Is Queering Mental Health Supports

Participate in a survey or focus group and help improve mental health supports for the LGBTQ2+ community

17 May 2022 / Entertainment Latest

IN Community: 'Welcome, We've Been Waiting' Is This Spring's Must-See Production

Rodney Diverlus’ inaugural work for the Toronto Dance Company invites audiences on a journey of home and place, of fantasy and finding your tribe… By Jumol Royes The long and...

28 April 2022 / Latest Life

IN Community: Pride & Remembrance Returns To Toronto’s Church-Wellesley Village

Registration for the first in-person run in three years opens Friday, April 29… By Jumol Royes On your mark, get set, go! Toronto’s pride & remembrance run is returning to...

11 February 2022 / Latest Life

IN Community: Celebrate Love With Casey House This Valentine’s Day

Give a gift that does good in the community and has double the impact… By Jumol Royes When you think Valentine’s Day gifts, you probably think sappy greeting cards, a...

18 January 2022 / Latest Life

IN Community: 7 Activities For Older LGBTQ2+ Adults

Programs to help LGBTQ2+ seniors stay connected to their community and their peers… By Jumol Royes Queer culture is known for being youth-focused, some might even say obsessed. Sadly, that means LGBTQ2+ seniors...

07 December 2021 / Latest

IN Community: What You Can Do To Help Keep Vulnerable LGBTQ2+ Youth Warm This Winter

Friends of Ruby is requesting donations of new and/or gently used clothing as part of their Winter Clothing Drive… By Jumol Royes The ability to shop for clothing and accessories...

08 November 2021 / Latest Life

IN Community: The 519 Virtual Gala Supports Canada’s Largest LGBTQ2+ Community Centre

November 14 event to feature musical performances by Alan Cumming, Ben Vereen, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Jackie Richardson, Theo Tams, and Serena Ryder… By Jumol Royes Who doesn’t love a party with...

18 October 2021 / Latest Life

IN Community: One In Three LGBTQ2+ Homeless Youth Have Attempted Suicide Since Start Of The Pandemic

New CAMH-led study “shows how urgently we need specialized, population-based LGBTQ2+ mental health supports for this group of young people,” says Dr. Alex Abramovich… By Jumol Royes Photo by: Dimi...

16 September 2021 / Latest Life

IN Community: Made-In-Canada Queer Trivia Card Game

Limited edition Pride deck contains queerful, bilingual question prompts… By Jumol Royes A new queer trivia card game hopes to keep LGBTQ2+ themed conversations going not just during Pride, but...

12 July 2021 / Latest Life

IN Community: Church-Wellesley Village BIA Calls For Removal Of Alexander Wood Statue

“Removing the symbol would be good,” says BIA chair… By Jumol Royes There’s a long-overdue reckoning happening right now across Canada when it comes to residential schools and the historical...

19 May 2021 / Latest Life

IN Community: Cooking With Trans People Of Colour

The 519 publishes a new cookbook by and for trans folk… By Jumol Royes There’s a popular saying that goes: “Cooking with love provides food for the soul.” Cooking with...