LGBT Resources

Reprinted from "LGBT" issue of Visions Journal, 2009, 6 (2), p.36

QMUNITY: BC’s Queer Resource Centre

  • or 604-684-5307

  • Facebook and Twitter: Qmunity

  • Information, education, support groups, advocacy and referrals for lesbian, gay, transgender, bisexual and questioning youth, adults and older adults and allies

Prideline BC

  • 1-800-566-1170 toll-free in BC or 604-684-6869 in the Lower Mainland

  • Peer support, information and referrals for anyone in BC

  • Available weeknights (Monday to Friday) from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm

PFLAG Canada


  • Facebook: PFLAG CANADA

  • Information and support for parents, families, friends, co-workers and others

  • PFLAG chapters are located across BC and Canada. Find contact information on the PFLAG Canada website

Mental Matters

  • Vancouver-based support group for LGBT people with mental health issues. The group meets on the first and third Monday of each month. E-mail for more information

Reach Out: Support for people who care about someone with a mental illness


  • Facebook: British Columbia Schizophrenia Society

  • Twitter: BCSchizophrenia

  • Online forum for caregivers, including a forum for LGBT partners and friends


This list is not comprehensive and does not imply endorsement of resources. Additional resources are listed at the end of Visions articles.