youth suicide

Press Release – Canada’s LGBTQ youth at greater risk of suicide than straight youth

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 27 September 2013 Toronto: Today Egale Canada Human Rights Trust (ECHRT) launched the Report on Outcomes and Recommendations from the first national Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, Two Spirit, Queer and Questioning (LGBTQ) Youth Suicide...
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Report on Outcomes and Recommendations: LGBTQ Youth Suicide Prevention Summit

Every year, an average of five hundred Canadian youth take their own life (Statistics Canada, 2008).[1] What is unknown, however, is how many of these youth identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, Two Spirit or queer, or are struggling with questions...
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Media Advisory – Canada’s LGBTQ youth at greater risk of suicide than straight youth

Β  MEDIA ADVISORY 26 September 2013 Β  TORONTO:Β  Lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, Two Spirit, queer and questioning (LGBTQ) youth are at significantly greater risk of suicide than their heterosexual and cisgender peers: 33% of LGB youth have attempted...
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