Gay York Region

Service: Connects York Region's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender residents and resources

Record Details
Former Name Pride York Region
Office Phone Information, Referral and Support Line: 1-888-967-5542 
Gay Women's Support Group: Toll Free Phone: 1-888-780-0724 ext 118 or email
Toll Free Phone 1-888-905-5428 ext 71
Primary Contact Dave Williams
Established 2006
Funding Fundraising ; Donations ; site funded through advertising on site
Description (Service) Maintains a website featuring gay-related news, events, discussion boards, and an up-to-date directory of local LGBT resources and welcoming local businesses. 
Calls to the Information, Referral, and Support line are answered directly on Wednesdays, between the hours of 3:30-8 pm * confidential messages can be left and calls will be returned within 24 hours * messages left on the weekend will be returned on Monday 
YRGSA: a youth-led social/support group for York Region youth who support inclusion and equality, irrespective of sexuality and gender identity. meets monthly in Richmond Hill and Newmarket 
Gay York Region Social Group (GYRSG): a social group for LGBT community members of all ages and their friends, hosting regular social events at venues across York Region 
Gay Women's Support Group : join to talk, listen, or just hang out * monthly meetings in North York
Hours Contact for hours
Areas Served York Region
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Via our website
Languages English
Fees Some special event fees may apply
Site Location Newmarket
Located In Community Newmarket
Address & Map
My House: Rainbow Resources Of York Region
10909 Yonge St, Unit 203
Richmond Hill, ON L4C 4M6
View Google Map
Intersection Yonge St and Bernard Ave
Physical Access Not Applicable
Service Categories Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Support Groups ; Sexual Orientation Counselling


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