In this response to Canada’s first Federal 2SLGBTQI+, Egale Canada lauds this historical launch by noting the positive measures while also bringing to light the gaps within the policy guidance and the implementation strategies.
Explore three stories to see a glimpse of the experiences, perspectives, and needs of 2SLGBTQI people living with dementia and their carers in Canada.
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Centering 2SLGBTQI experiences, our research is community-based and action-oriented. The reports we publish are used nationally and worldwide to create positive change for 2SLGBTQI people.
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Trans students have reported experiencing sexual harassment.
2SLGBTQI seniors fear being ‘forced back into the closet’ in residential care.
Canadian employees report to experiencing discrimination in the workplace.
Homeless youth in Canada identify as 2SLGBTQI.
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Legal advocacy is how we ensure the research, education, and awareness work we do is lasting. Our legal advocacy work helps to make explicit that 2SLGBTQI experiences are reflected in policy at all levels of government and beyond.