LGBTQ+ Resources

Below are resources and information for those who identify as LGBTQ+.

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Island Lesbian Social

Island Lesbian Social is a private social networking site that was created for lesbian self-identifying women. The group organizes frequent meet-ups and events and is open to anyone in the South Vancouver Island area who is interested. You can request to join the...

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Prime Timers Victoria

Prime Timers is an international social group for men attracted to men. The Victoria chapter has regular social gatherings designed for a variety of abilities and interests. Website: https://primetimersvictoria.weebly.com/

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OPTions for Sexual Health

Opt for Sexual Health is an organization that provides free sexual health services and testing. Their goal is to offer inclusive sexual and reproductive health care, information, and education from a feminist, pro-choice, sex positive perspective. OPT is LGBTQ+...

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Queer Outdoors

Queer Outdoors is a Vancouver Island based Facebook group dedicated to creating a safe community of folx who love the outdoors. They organize free outdoor events such as hiking, kayaking, surfing. This is an inclusive space and a way to meet other like-minded...

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Creating Connections Victoria

Creating Connections is a LGTBQ+ Facebook page dedicated to sharing queer events in the Victoria area. It is a great place to meet other queer folx and is also a great way to get more involved in the LGBTQ+ community through attending local events. Facebook:...

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Homospun Queer Events

Homospun is a volunteer based organization that runs LGBTQ+ social events around Vancouver Island. Their goal is to create safe and sober spaces for the LGBTQ+ community to have fun and socialize. They host dance parties, dinners, and other socials. Most events are...

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