|Record #: BTN4873||Last Full Update: 09 Dec 2015|
|Crisis Phone||ROCK 24 hour crisis line 905-878-9785|
|Social Media|| Facebook: www.facebook.com/pages/Positive-Space-Network-of-Halton/256579344379823
|Primary Contact||Marcus Logan, Supervisor, LGBTQ+ Education and Support Services, Positive Space Network; Phone: Confidential telephone line 905-339-3525 ext 295 * (Cell) 905-320-0740; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Located In Community||Burlington|
|Address & Map||
471 Pearl St
Burlington, ON L7R 4M4
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|Intersection||Brant St and New St|
|Accessibility||Fully Accessible - meetings|
|Agency and Service Names|
|Alternate Name||LGBTQ Family support ; LGBTTTIQQAA Youth Support Groups ; PSN|
|Legal Status||(50) Non Profit|
|Primary Executive||Kelly G, Manager, Youth and Community Development; Phone: (Business) 905-634-2347 ext 255; Email: email@example.com|
|Funding||Foundation - Youth Opportunities Fund/Trillium ; Donations made payable to ROCK are eligible for tax receipt for charitable deduction|
|Description and Service Details|
|Description (Service)||Network of agency staff and community members committed to education and training for Halton community organizations, the business community, medical professionals, educators and families around issues of homophobia, bi-phobia and trans-phobia * seeks to change negative perceptions and attitudes toward the LGBTTTIQQAA populations through education, awareness and support programming for the broader Halton community * also dedicated to developing supervised and accountable youth support services.
LGBTQ+ Youth Drop-ins:
* held at locations throughout Halton
* no registration or notification required
* for drop-in times, see 'Hours' below
* social group for trans/gender independent children and youth and their families/caregiver
* for times, see 'Hours' below
|Hours||LGBTQ+ Youth Drop-ins (no registration or notification required):
3rd Wednesday of the month, 5 pm-8 pm at Acton Hub, McKenzie-Smith Bennett Public School (south side), 69 Acton Blvd.
2nd Tuesday of the month, 5 pm-8 pm at Mountainside Recreation Centre, 2205 Mount Forest Dr.
1st Thursday of the month, 5 pm-8 pm at Milton Hub, 540 Commercial St.
Last Thursday of the month, 5 pm-8 pm at Bronte Youth Centre.
Last Tuesday of the month, 3:30 pm-6:30 pm at the Open Door Youth Centre - St George's Church, 60 Guelph Street.
ConnecTions (social group for trans/gender independent children and youth and their families/caregiver):
1st Wed of the month, 6 pm-8 pm at ROCK Oakville offices, 504 Iroquois Shore Road, Unit 12A
|Areas Served||Halton Region|
|Eligibility||No restrictions for inquiries or crisis line
Youth support groups are for those aged 14-19 years, contact Marcus Logan for any questions
|Application||Drop in, no application required.|
|Fees||None - for individuals ; there may be a fee for education and training for groups and organizations|
|Categories and Classification|
|Main Category||Community Programs ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Youth|
|Secondary Category||LGBTQ ; LGBTQ Supports ; Support Groups|
|Service Categories||Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Support Groups ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Issues|