News & Updates

February 22, 2019

NEWS: Social services agencies ask city for more funding

On 2019-02-21 the CCGSD joined other community organizations to lobby for sustainable & renewable  funding for new and emerging issues. Social services agencies ask city for […]
February 21, 2019

NEWS: Non-profits knocking on city’s door for stable funding

On February 21, 2019, the CCGSD joined other organizations in the City of Ottawa to ask that the doors for renewable city funding open. Please see […]
February 21, 2019

Surrogacy in Canada book launch

(Le français suivra.) On 28 February come for a book launch of Surrogacy in Canada: Critical Perspectives in Law and Policy, edited by Professors Vanessa Gruben, Alana Cattapan, […]
February 19, 2019

Join us at Love is Proud Wedding Show!

Join us at the NEW Love is Proud Wedding Show on February 23, 2019 from 11am-3pm at the Mill St Brew Pub (555 Wellington St, Ottawa). […]
February 7, 2019

Join us for Winterlude & Winter Pride!

The CCGSD will be hosting an activity with TheGaySweater at the Canadian Museum of History February 9 & 10, 2019. Celebrate and promote diversity at the […]
February 6, 2019

NEWS: The Gay Sweater, drag cabaret and more: Here’s 4 fabulous LGBTQ events this weekend for Winterlude

The Gay Sweater, drag cabaret and more: Here’s 4 fabulous LGBTQ events this weekend for Winterlude The Gay Sweater will be on display at the Canadian […]
February 6, 2019

Hockey is for Everyone Night

Hockey is for Everyone Night Ottawa Senators vs. Carolina Hurricanes Tuesday, February 12th 2019 7:30pm Canadian Tire Centre The Ottawa Senators have invited us to attend Hockey is for […]
January 24, 2019

NEWS: Anniversary celebrations causing divide in Ottawa’s LGBTQ+ community

Please check out the article by Julie Tierney in Capital Current here (or below): Gary Kinsman is an organizer of Anti-69 and a queer activist. [Photo […]
January 21, 2019

Launch of Rupert Raj Resources

CCGSD is proud to announce the launch of a resource partnership with Rupert Raj. Rupert has graciously gifted CCGSD with some of the resources he used […]
January 12, 2019

Petition to Ban Conversion ‘Therapy’ in Canada

Sourced from our friends at Lush Canada. Despite being condemned by the Canadian Psychological Association, conversion therapy—the practice of trying to change a person’s sexual orientation […]
January 4, 2019

We are hiring for a Commemorate Canada Coordinator

Position: Commemorate Canada Coordinator Terms of Employment: Full-Time until March 2020 Anticipated Start Date: February 2019 Salary: 36 000-38 000; with optional benefits package. The first […]
December 31, 2018

National Conferences: Mid-Year Update