LGBTQ Resources, Victoria BC

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LBGTQ Resources – Victoria, BC

University of Victoria Pride Collective The Pride Collective is a constituency group of the University of Victoria Students’ Society mandated to represent, advocate for, and provide services for queer students on Campus. The Anti-Violence Project "is committed to addressing and ending gender-based violence on campus(UVic) and beyond. We strive to provide anti-oppressive and sex-positive services, advocacy and action on-campus and off to people of all genders, in partnership and collaboration, in order to address and resist gender-based and all forms of violence." Positive Space Network The Positive Space Network is a visible network of students, faculty, staff and alumni who are working to make the University of Victoria a safer and more inclusive space for people of all genders and sexualities. Super Queer Radio Lynne Super's Super Queer Radio: Unfortunately Lynne has discontinued doing the show but this link takes you to archived podcasts of the show. For live UVic Radio: Click Here Camosun Pride Collective The Pride Centre is dedicated to providing and creating a safe and supportive environment for members of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgendered, Two-Spirited and Queer (GLBT2Q) community and their Allies on campus.
The Ledge at the Bedford Regency Hush (Not exclusively LGBTQ) Paparazzi (Not exclusively LGBTQ)
Rainbow RV North American Gay and Lesbian RV Club.
South Island Pride Community Centre: ..."a community resource providing support, health and social services, and public education for the well being of people of all genders, gender identities, and sexualities in the Capital Regional District of British Columbia." Won't Get Weird: This website, along with the nurses and sex educators on the Options for Sexual Health 1-800-SEX-SENSE phone line, will assist you to determine which BC providers can supply the products, information or services related to sexual health you need, wherever you are in BC. Youthspace (In Victoria, friendly but not specifically Queer/Trans) A safe space to reach out to when you're going through a rough time. Need someone to talk to...? We're 'hear' to help! We can help you explore options, ideas and other resources, but we won't tell you what to do (who are we to give you advice?). Youth Resource (USA) (Not in Victoria but good resource) YouthResource is a Web site created by and for gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and questioning (GLBTQ) young people. YouthResource takes a holistic approach to sexual health and exploring issues of concern to GLBTQ youth, by providing information and offer support on sexual and reproductive health issues through education and advocacy.
Aids Vancouver Island AIDS Vancouver Island serves the needs of people infected and affected by HIV and hepatitis C. We take evidence-based action to prevent infection, provide support, and reduce stigma. Island sexual health Offers pro-choice and comprehensive sexual health clinics and education programs for all genders, orientations, identities, abilities, and ages in Greater Victoria, BC. All services are private, non-judgmental and supportive; for everyone, all of the time. Men's Wellness Program The Men's Wellness Program promotes men's wellness with the primary focus to reduce HIV and STIs on Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands amongst men who get it on with men. Positive Women's Network Provides education, support and resources for women living with HIV in BC and for service providers in health and social services across the country. SPARC - Sex Positive Art and Resource Centre A Sex Positive Space in Victoria for art, culture, play, personal development and revolution Vancouver Island PWA Society Offering information and compassionate peer support to all persons with HIV/AIDS through personal growth, achievement, education and cooperation. Victoria AIDS Resource & Community Service Society Providing practical, emotional, and social support to people living with HIV and their caregivers. Providing a drivers' program, home help, advocacy, referrals, home and hospital visits and the Mobile X needle exchange program. Men’s Trauma Centre – The Men’s Trauma Centre exists to provide treatment and support services to adult and late adolescent males who are survivors of physical, emotional or sexual trauma as well as support for our clients’ significant others. Located at #102 – 1022 Pandora Ave. Note this centre is open to everyone and is not specifically directed to the gay/bi men's community. Victoria Women’s Sexual Assault Centre has highly qualified trauma specialists who provide services to individuals impacted by sexual assault and abuse. Serves the Capital Regional District of British Columbia. All-gender crisis line: 250-383-3232 1-888-494-3888 – The Vancouver Island Crisis Line offers 24-hour crisis line service to Vancouver Island, the islands of the Georgia Strait, and the mainland communities between Powell River and Rivers Inlet, as defined by Vancouver Island Health Authority. It operates 365 days a year.” 1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433) – “The Vancouver Island Crisis Society and five other members of the Crisis Line Association of BC answer a 24/7/365 provincial crisis line to support callers experiencing suicidal thoughts. Workers provide skilled suicide assessment, de-escalation, intervention, referrals, and short-term support.” 310-6789 – "The Crisis Society also answers the provincial 310 Mental Health Support line 24/7/365 to provide empowering emotional support, information on appropriate referral options and a wide range of support relating to mental health concerns.” Victoria Lesbian Seniors Care Society To support lesbian health and social needs as we age by providing safe, accessible, welcoming spaces to build community through public education and social action. The society is open to lesbians of all ages. Options for Sexual Health (Clinics in BC but not in Victoria - good website) Provider of sexual health services through clinics, advocacy, education programs, and the 1-800 SEX SENSE information and referral line. Sagacity Victoria A GLBTQ-friendly pansexual BDSM society - many events are 19+ Poly 101– hosts a monthly discussion group in Victoria about polyamory. Facebook or contact at victoriapoly101@gmail.com. PEERS provides support, resources, and programs specifically for past and current sex workers—any gender—as well as help with housing, training and volunteering opportunities, advocacy and public education around sexual exploitation and the issues of adult sex work
Creating Connections Creating Connections is a monthly social event for LGBTQ people of all ages and all genders and their allies. The goal is to encourage the unity of our entire community in a friendly social environment. There is a great deal to both teach and learn from one another from sharing our personal stories. creatingconnectionsvictoria@gmail.com Homospun Collective Homospun Collective Events is a volunteer-run group that regularly puts on inclusive events in Victoria, BC, Coast Salish Territory for the gay, lesbian, bisexual, trans, queer, two-spirited, genderqueer, and questioning communities, as well as our friends, allies, and anyone interested in creating alternative spaces to meet, create, dance, relax, and make friends. Lesbians on Vancouver Island lovi.ca. Lesbians on Vancouver Island meeting online and in real time. Out of the Closet Renew Boutique Out of the Closet Renew Boutique is a new fantastic high quality thrift store in downtown Victoria operated by Out of the Closet Queer Sustainability Society! PFLAG Canada – Greater Victoria Chapter – victoriabc@pflagcanada.ca. Meets 3rd Sunday of every month except July and August, at 2 PM at The Lounge at St. John the Divine Anglican Church, 1611 Quadra Street. Prime Timers An organization that exists to meet the social, educational and recreational needs of mature gay and bi-sexual men. Queer Parents group Facebook group TY MYNYDD POT-LUCK Quarterly gay men's pot-luck in a log home on a mountain (Ty Mynydd in Welsh) at 6:30 PM the last Saturday of January, April, July, and October. Men bring one dish of something they enjoy cooking (or find at a delicatessen), a bottle of wine if they wish, and share. Attendance has ranged from 6 to 60 (averaging 30 of late), and ages from 18 to 80. Contact Mac for driving directions. Unique Entertainment LGBTQ News, Events, Newsletter Unique Entertainment LGBTQ Events Calendar Victoria Lesbian Buddy program Buddy facebook page A Free social group for lesbians looking to hang out outside of the bar scene. 200+ members both single & coupled & various activities take place each month depending on season. Victoria Pride Society Victoria's annual Pride Parade and Festival in July. Queerposium A series of inclusive events for LGBTTIQQ2SAP folk and the people who love us. Events are put on 2-3 times annually. Queerposium also has a facebook group:
Dr. Liam Snowdon: www.elementalsexology.com Dr. Julian Young: www.youngconsulting.ca Transgender Health Program (BC wide) Formed to bring together transgender people and loved ones, health care providers, health planners, and researchers to work on improving transgender health services in BC. Welcomes anyone who has a transgender health question or concern. Services are free, anonymous, and confidential. SRS Surgeon: (Vancouver) Cameron Bowman MD, FRCSC Trans Needs Assessment Survey Info at Positive Space Network Website: "Help us help ourselves in the first Vancouver Island-focused trans needs assessment. Let’s document our needs so we can present empirical, local data to policy makers and others in decision-making positions. This project is community-driven and guided by an Advisory Board of Vancouver Island trans people, mental and physical health care providers, educators, and researchers."
The Unity Church of Victoria First Unitarian Church of Victoria Unitarian Church LGBT Positive page St. Aidan's United Church Queer Victoria Christians: Social group that meets once a month, email QVC@shaw.ca or tel: 250-544-8312
Trans Alliance Society (Vancouver) Transgender support, education, outreach and advocacy. In each of these areas, TAS can provide the resources and information needed by trans-persons in Vancouver and throughout British Columbia, going out and speaking at schools and the workplace, enlisting the support and participation of allied individuals and groups, and pushing for reforms, wherever needed. Trans-Spirit.com The personal website of Chelsea Rose. Website has a multitude of trans related book reviews. Transgender Archives 'The University of Victoria has committed itself to the preservation of the history of pioneering activists, community leaders, and researchers who have contributed to the betterment of transgender people.' Vancouver Island Trans Adventures. (VITA) Yahoo group TransVictoria TG Support Group: All-inclusive, nonjudgmental closed peer support group for transfolk, genderqueers, or questioning. All ages & genders welcome. The group exists for support & safety to encourage dialogue & community Contact: mwaldman@uvic.ca or amerilia@gmail.com Transend - Transgender Support & Education Society Now closed but this page has links to other resources. GenderTalk Online Archived Talk Radio show
The Garden of Eden : Victoria's one stop adult sex shop since 1973, featuring all your favorite adult products. The Romance Shop Susan James Store: Susan James Store is a high-end boutique catering to women and couples who are looking for innovative and exciting products to enhance their personal pleasure. Condoms Canada: Everything you ever wanted to know about condoms and online ordering. (Located in Victoria) Pleasure Salon: Groups of sex-positive businesses and community members - website and events calendar Some Good Sex Toy Sites That aren't in Victoria: libida.com: online sex toy store with all kinds of good sex info Aslan Leather: Really well made gear, stuff for "custom dudes", and all kinds of kink surprises, It's in Toronto so it doesn't have to cross the border when shipped!! Good For Her: Sex Toy Store in Toronto, creator of the Feminist Porn Awards.

LGBTQ Resources Vancouver

QMUNITY QMUNITY is BC’s leading queer resource centre. Located on Bute Street in Vancouver’s West End we are a hub for the lesbian, gay, trans, bi and queer community. Gab Youth (for queer, questioning and ally youth 13 to 25 years of age), http://www.qmunity.ca/youth/gab-youth-services/support/ Generations (for the aging and elder members of our community), Education/Outreach, Volunteer Services, Prideline Information and Referral line, Anti-Violence resources, Coming Out and Social Support Groups, Free Counselling, Meeting Spaces and our ‘Out on the Shelves’ Library. Queer Families A place for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered parents and their families living in Greater Vancouver PFLAG Vancouver (Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) "We provide support for all family members and friends. We work to create an environment of understanding so our gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered children can live with dignity and respect." Trans Alliance Society (Vancouver) Transgender support, education, outreach and advocacy. In each of these areas, TAS can provide the resources and information needed by trans-persons in Vancouver and throughout British Columbia, going out and speaking at schools and the workplace, enlisting the support and participation of allied individuals and groups, and pushing for reforms, wherever needed. Vancouver Pride Society The Vancouver Pride Society (VPS) brings together members of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Two-Spirited and Queer community, their friends, allies and supporters in celebration! We represent the unique culture and spirit of our community by producing quality, inclusive events such as the Pride Parade and Festival. The Pride Education Network The Pride Education Network of teachers, administrators, support staff, youth and parents strives to make the B.C. school system more welcoming and equitable for LGBTQ students and staff, and queer families. We imagine schools as places where differences are not simply tolerated, but celebrated. Sher Vancouver Sher Vancouver is a social, cultural and support group for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered South Asians and their friends, families and allies. Rainbow Refugee Committee (RRC) Founded in 2000, Rainbow Refugee Committee (RRC) is a Vancouver based community group that supports and advocates with people seeking refugee protection because of persecution based on sexual orientation, gender identity, or HIV status. Rainbow Refugee Committee engages in outreach, advocacy and public education on QLGBT/HIV+ refugee issues. RRC is member driven and all volunteer. Vancouver Gay Dads For gay men who are Dads or want to become Dads. A new group of men with family interests in Metro Vancouver. Social activities, play dates, info sharing on adoption choices and surrogacy.
Pinoy Pride Pinoy Pride Vancouver is the first Filipino-Canadian LGBTQ group in British Columbia. (facebook page)
Rainbow Families Vancouver "Jenni and I had our son in November 2010. From conception, pregnancy, childbirth and now raising a child, we recognize the unique and special experience of being a queer family. We hear there are lots of us out there, but sometimes hard to connect to ... So we decided to start a group that will offer social activities, play dates, information sessions and mutual support."
Hominum Hominum is an informal support group to help gay, bi-sexual or questioning men with the challenges of being married, separated or single. We do not practice group therapy
Taz Men We produce “Kairotic Retreats” to explore our Vision and Values to manifest a living myth. We are involved with related projects that explore the Vision and Values, including creation of art environments, participatory music, improvisational dance, immersive theatre, contact sport and bodywork.
Truth Wins Out Truth Wins Out is a non-profit organization that fights anti-gay religious extremism. TWO monitors anti-LGBT organizations, documents their lies and exposes their leaders as charlatans. TWO specializes in turning information into action by organizing, advocating and fighting for LGBT equality. TWO’s goal is to create a world where LGBT individuals can live openly, honestly and true to themselves.
Vancouver chapter of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence We exist as an order of 21st century queer nuns who welcome a broad spectrum of genders, sexual orientations and religious/spiritual traditions. Through humour, irreverent wit and glamorous manifestation, we seek to transform social structures that continue to oppress the vulnerable in our society. Through introspection and community service, we support the spiritual and personal development of our members and those we serve. Transend - Transgender Support & Education Society Now closed but this page has links to other resources.
Fly Girl Productions "Since we put on our first event in 2001, Flygirl has become one of the leading lesbian event organizers in North America. Along the way we’ve earned an international reputation for exceptional events that spark phenomenally good times." Lesbian Events in Vancouver
Queer Bash Queer Bash is a queer focused dance party with a emphasis on fun, art and community.
Bent Car Guys BentCarGuys is an energetic Car Club that brings Gay and Lesbian "Car Guys" together through automotive related events and activities.
Meet Ups "18 meetup groups matched the term "lesbian" near burnaby, bc" Do your own search ; ) Pacific Canadian Association of Nudists P-CAN is a club for adult gay and bisexual men who enjoy nudity in a social setting. This website provides information about our club and the nudist events and fundraising activities we sponsor.
Primetimers Vancouver "We are a very active social and recreation group for gay and bi men, 35 and up, who meet regularly in the Vancouver, British Columbia"
Radical Faeries Vancouver The intention of this group is to keep all Vancouver area Radical Faeries informed of local and remote Faerie happenings.
Libido Events Libido Events is a production company which teaches sex education classes, hosts educational, social, and play-based adult events, and promotes other events celebrating alternative sexuality in our culture.
GayVancouver.net Gay information website; everything gay in Vancouver from nightlife to community listings to personal ads.
Queer Film Festival For 11 days each August, the Vancouver Queer Film Festival brings the very best in queer independent cinema from around the world to Vancouver. As the city's second largest film festival, we privilege creative innovation and audience experience. Out in Schools Homophobia and bullying are serious issues facing today's youth, particularly queer youth. By bringing queer films to local high schools to facilitate discussion with youth on bullying, homophobia and stereotypes, we give youth a safe space to explore these issues. We aim to increase understanding through education to combat the issues threatening the safety of our classrooms for all students. Queer Arts Festival The Queer Arts Festival in Vancouver is an annual showcase of queer arts, culture and history. Screaming Weenie Productions Western Canada's queer theatre company Sounds and Furies Sounds & Furies is a small yet diversified business producing concerts, workshops, retreats and special events throughout the year, mostly in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Producer of The BOLD festival. BOLD Fest Bold Old(er) Lesbians and Dykes annual festival produced by Sounds and Furies. Burstin' with Broadway Burstin’ with Broadway was born, a non-auditioned community choir dedicated to singing Musical Theatre repertoire on the North Shore. Raving Theatre Co. Raving Theatre is a non-profit company committed to encouraging & developing new works by local gay & lesbian playwrights & supporting all aspects of live theatre including theatre, dance ,music, video, film and performance art. Not So Strictly Ballroom Offering Vancouver's only same-sex ballroom classes and dances since 1995, Not So Strictly Ballroom aims to create a community of social dancers in the gay and lesbian community. Vancouver Men’s Chorus The Vancouver Men’s Chorus is one of Canada’s premier singing ensembles and Canada’s first gay chorus. For more than 25 years, we’ve delighted audiences locally and abroad. The Rainbow Band We are a group dedicated to providing an outlet for Lesbian, Gay, Transgendered and Bisexual people who are looking for a safe and supportive environment to practice and perform music. Vancouver Lesbian and Gay Choir Founded in 1990, Out in Harmony (formerly the Vancouver Lesbian and Gay Choir) is a performing group. We are an inclusive, non-auditioned choir and welcome members of all genders, orientations and levels of ability. We are a registered non-profit organization. Squares Across The Border Gay and lesbian Square dancing club: Squares Across The Border is a proud member of the International Association of Gay Square Dance Clubs. Leaping Thespians Leaping Thespians is a woman's theatre company bringing stories of lesbians' lives to Vancouver audiences. The company debuted in Nelson in the 1990's and has performed in Nelson, Vancouver, Nanaimo, Kamloops and Prince George. Timberline Dance Vancouver's LGBT Country-Western Dance Connection
QueerFM or QueerFM facebook QueerFM Vancouver Now in its 18th year, QueerFM Vancouver broadcasts four full hours of content for the LGBTQ community each week on CiTR 101.9 FM. QueerFM - Sundays @ 6pm - 8pm
GenderTalk Online Archived Talk Radio show
The B .C. Gay and Lesbian Archives The B .C. Gay and Lesbian Archives was founded in 1976 with the task of collecting, preserving and making accessible research materials about the lives of British Columbia gay, lesbian, bisexual, trangender and intersexual persons. Since it began, the collection has grown to over three-quarters of a million items. contact: rondutton at shaw.ca 604-669-5978 Ron Dutton
Little Sister's Since 1983 Little Sister’s Book & Art Emporium has been serving the adult, (gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender) communities of Canada. With over 1000 book titles in stock, Little Sister’s has a great selection of current adult and GLBT related literature, with many hard to find titles on our shelves. Our long legal struggle against censorship and our commitment to serve the GLBT community has helped make Little Sister’s a recognizable name around the world.
Spartacus Books Non-profit educational society and bookstore. Queer studies, LGBT literature, politics, cultural theory, magazines and more. Volunteers welcome.
Trans-Spirit.com The personal website of Chelsea Rose. Also has a multitude of trans related book reviews.
The Transgender Health Program "The Transgender Health Program was launched by Vancouver Coastal Health in June 2003 to bring together transgender people and loved ones, health care providers, health planners, and researchers to work on improving transgender health services in BC. We welcome anyone who has a transgender health question or concern. Our services are free, anonymous, and confidential."
Women's Health Collective "Provides women-centred health information to support women with their search for appropriate, quality health care. We also raise awareness and inspire action for the feminist advancement of women's health. Free nurse practitioner, free drop-in yoga, and pharmacy on site."
Positive Living BC Positive Living Society of British Columbia is dedicated to empowering persons living with HIV/AIDS through mutual support and collective action.
Health Initiative for Men Health Initiative for Men is a community-based organization dedicated to strengthening the health and well-being of gay men.  Our approach includes physical, sexual, social and mental health.
Vancouver Friends For Life Society Vancouver Friends For Life Society is a non-profit organization which enhances the wellness of individuals living with very serious illnesses, by providing complementary and alternative health and support services.
Dr. Peter Centre Providing comfort care for people with HIV/AIDS. The Dr. Peter Centre, with a Day Health Program and a 24-hour Assisted-Living Residence, is the first HIV/AIDS health care centre of its kind in Canada.
Aids Vancouver The first AIDS service organization in Canada and in response to the growing need for community health organizations to support individuals vulnerable to the epidemic.
A Loving Spoonful A Loving Spoonful is a volunteer-driven, non-partisan Society that provides free, nutritious meals to people living with HIV/AIDS in Greater Vancouver.
Vancouver AIDS Memorial After 17 years, the Vancouver AIDS Memorial Society is closing permanently. A lack of funding and volunteers left them unable to operate. The 2010 AIDS Memorial and Candlelight Vigil was the last to be hosted by the Society. This link to Positive Living BC site, provides a map to the Memorial.
Community Based Research Centre Community Based Research Centre: (CBRC) is a non-profit charitable society using participatory research as a strategy for developing knowledge and building healthy communities. Projects include: SexNowSurvey.com, the InvestiGAYtors for gay youth, BC Gay Men’s Health Summit and Totally Outright
B.C. Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS The B.C. Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS provides education to health care providers, conducts natural history and observational studies, develops innovative laboratory tests, and carries out clinical trials. Its drug program is at the core of the Centre's activities.
Positively Positive Inspirational Speaker and educator Bradford McIntyre has been living positively since 1985.
The Compassion Club Their mission is to provide high quality medicinal cannabis and other natural health care services, promoting a holistic approach to healing and living.
Options for Sexual Health Provider of sexual health services through clinics, advocacy, education programs, and the 1-800 SEX SENSE information and referral line.
Cameron Bowman MD, FRCSC SRS Surgeon
Gay and Lesbian Business Association (GLBA) "We are an association of professional and ethical businesses that support the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered community with products and services"
Gay and Lesbian Buisness Directory Gay and Lesbian Buisness Directory for Vancouver, Toronto and Ottawa through Pink Triangle Press
Gay Vancouver Our Gay Vancouver and Gay Canada online guides offer information on events, hotels and gay-friendly businesses in the Vancouver region, across Canada and beyond.
Out On Campus Out on Campus is Simon Fraser University's safe space for queer students/faculty/staff and their allies.
Pride UBC Pride UBC is an AMS resource group that offers educational and social services dealing with sexual and gender diversity to the UBC community, including but not limited to students, staff, and faculty. Pride UBC provides support and information to those who self identify gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, two-spirit, asexual, queer, questioning, intersex, those who do not identify and allies; assists people who are coming out; supplies a forum for dialogue about sexuality and gender identity; holds social events, and educates the wider UBC community about the variation in human sexuality and gender identity.
Gay Lesbian and Bisexual Affairs Committee of Capilano College Social and political group brings gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered people closer to each other for support, friendship, fun and action! csupride at capcollege.bc.ca
Pride Kwantlen KWANTLEN Polytechnic University, Pride Kwantlen’s purpose is to provide resources and events for queer students and cater to queer students needs and concerns. If you would like to know more about our organization, please contact the Queer Liaison at: http://kusa.ca/index.php?tag=contactform&contact=43
Technically Queer TQ (Technically Queer) is (was) a BCIT SA sanctioned club geared towards providing a safe space for LGBT individuals and their allies. TQ's number one goal is to ensure that the voice of all LGBT indivuals are not only heard, but acted upon when necessary. With the September school year starting, TQ will be at the forefront of certain events such as "Coming Out" day in October. Additionally, we will be hosting social events, which will always be announced on this website.
UFV Pride Network Founded in October 1998 by a small number of faculty and staff members at the University College of the Fraser Valley, UFV PRIDE is now a student-run organization of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and genderqueer students, queer and straight-allies, as well as faculty and staff, at the University of Fraser Valley. 
The English Bay Swim Club The English Bay Swim Club is Vancouver's gay & lesbian Masters swim team. We are all-inclusive, welcoming gay and gay-friendly swimmers into the pool since 1982. English Bay also has a triathalon club and a water polo club.
The Vancouver Tennis Association The Vancouver Tennis Association (VTA) is a non-profit tennis organization which fosters and promotes goodwill, fellowship, and healthy competition among tennis players in the gay and lesbian community.
Out for Kicks Out for Kicks (OFK) is a Vancouver-based soccer club with more than 175 members. Their mandate is to facilitate a safe, fun and recreational environment for GLBT players and their gay-friendly team mates to enjoy the game of soccer.
The West-End Slo-Pitch Association The West-End Slo-Pitch Association was started in 1978 when gay and lesbian sports minded, fun-loving people gathered on Sunday afternoons at Lord Roberts School playground. WESA organizes not only softball games but many social events for the membership and gay community.
Wet & Wild Vancouver Gay Bowling League This is a mixed gay league promoting fun and fellowship.
Vancouver Gay Volley Ball Association Providing educational instruction and volleyball play in a comfortable and fun gay positive environment to any person regardless of their gender or sexual orientation.
The Mildred League Volleyball Women's volleyball league running from beginning of October to end of January. Games are played on Wednesday nights (7-10PM) in Burnaby. Register prior to August 31. contact: mildredleague at gmail.com
Out On The Green The Out On The Green gay and lesbian golf league is a collection of lesbian and gay golfers of all skill levels from Vancouver BC and the surrounding area.
Pacific Rim Curling League The Pacific Rim Curling League is an all-inclusive league open to gay, lesbian, bisexual, trans-gender and GLBT-friendly straight, curlers of all skill levels. The 2008-2009 season was the 25th year that the League has operated.
Outdoor Women "We are a primarily lesbian organization based in Vancouver, BC but we welcome all women, 19 and older. We value diversity and we encourage interested women of all races, colours, physical abilities and economic means to join. Our members are involved in many activities including hiking, snowshoeing, kayaking, cycling and skiing. We also have social nights approximately once a month at a local pub or restaurant."
Out and about Vancouver We are a group of about 150 gay men in the Greater Vancouver area who enjoy the great outdoors. Our outdoor activities include hiking, walking, cycling, kayaking, camping and more—whatever is of interest to our members. Most of our events are local, but sometimes we travel around a bit. We get together for social gatherings throughout the year—anything from a barbecue to a night at the opera. All of our events are organized by club members.
Ski Out or Ski Out facebook The greater Vancouver GLBT skiing and snowboarding club.
Team Vancouver Team Vancouver promotes LGBT sports and culture in Vancouver and on the world stage.
The Cutting Edges Hockey Club Vancouver's Gay Hockey Club (Men's) The Cutting Edges hockey club welcomes all members who share our spirit in playing fun, clean hockey with positive energy!
Lesbian and Gay Immigration Task Force Lesbian and Gay Immigration Task Force (LEGIT) We hope this site will provide helpful information on immigrating to Canada for same-sex couples.
Trinity United Church "Our life together as an affirming congregation is fully inclusive of the GLBT community, those of all ages and differing abilities, ethnic backgrounds and socio-economic status. We celebrate the beautiful variety of God's creation expressed in humanity. Come join us whether you're new or old to church, doubting or believing - there is room and welcome for all."
Vancouver Unitarians "We are a community of diverse beliefs and shared values. In fellowship with one another, we seek spiritual growth, social justice, and environmental sustainability through worship, ethical action, education and artistic expression. We welcome all who would join this compassionate and visionary community."
Lighthouse of Hope A Christian, evangelical, non-denominational, community-based church seeking to follow the teachings of Jesus Christ; which are simple, loving, and inclusive.
North Shore Women Providing info, support and referral by phone and in-person. Resource centre, workshops, programs,drop-in and coming out groups for lesbians and bi-women.
Out In Chiliwhack Out In Chilliwack continues to branch out into further community services offering much more than just the initial email support.
The Heart of Richmond AIDS Society Founded in 1997 as a weekly support group for group of Richmond residents infected or affected by HIV, The Heart of Richmond AIDS Society has grown to provide a multitude of support services to people living with HIV/AIDS in the Richmond area
The Surrey Pride Society The Surrey Pride Society provides Socials, Youth Scholarships and Pride events to accommodate a growing community, while still supporting the Imperial Court of Surrey (E.P.A.M.A.) and the Surrey Youth Alliance (S.Y.A.). in 2011 they introduced a monthly social event called CHiLL.
Surrey Youth Alliance A drop in center and support group GLBTQ youth ages 14 - 21 years old that meets every Wednesday from 6:00PM to 9:00 PM at the Newton Youth Resource Centre.
South Fraser Women's Services Since 1978, South Fraser Women's Services, a registered charity, has provided free resources, support and counselling for women. For many women and their families our drop - in centre is the initial contact for women coping with violence and/or poverty issues. Surrey, BC
Royal City Pride Society Royal City Pride Society are the organizers of New West Pride in New Westminster.