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LGBT communities

LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) people may face prejudice, discrimination and isolation. These added stresses can lead, in part, to higher rates of mental health and substance use problems. Supportive communities and knowledgeable service providers help build resilience and well-being so everyone is included and respected.

A co-existing problem occurs when we have a mental health problem and, at the same time, use…

Many people fear violence, particularly violence that seems random or unpredictable. We often deal…

Visions article: Editor's Message

Sarah Hamid-Balma Reprinted from "Supported Housing" issue of Visions Journal, 2017, 12 (3), p. 4 This issue will remind you just how Read more

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