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Ottawa LGBTQI+ Newcomer Support Forum

Capital Rainbow Refuge and Refugee 613 are inviting you to the upcoming Ottawa LGBTQI+ Newcomer Support Forum 

The forum will address the unique challenges LGBTQI+ newcomers face in Ottawa and provide a space to explore how we can create solutions together as a community. 

The interactive program will include various presentations, Q&A sessions, training opportunities from experts in the field, breakout session discussions, and networking opportunities, including a delicious lunch to share in the community.


  • Raise awareness of the unique challenges and barriers LGBTQI+ newcomers face in Ottawa
  • Understand service gaps and opportunities
  • Learn about LGBTQI+ services in Ottawa and where clients can access support
  • Build solidarity and strengthen networks of people and organizations supporting LGBTQI+ refugees and other newcomers 
  • Learn about trauma-informed, ethical and sensitive service delivery for newcomers and the services available in Ottawa
  • Leave with concrete ideas for better partnerships and ways to work together. 

Ottawa LGBTQI+ Newcomer Support Forum program

Event Details

Date & time -
Mode In Person
414 Sparks Street, Ottawa, ON, K1R0B2
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