Parenting and Family Resources, 2SLGBTQ Communities

  • The 2SLGBTQ Parenting and Family Resources Program at Sherbourne Health provides information, resources, and referrals for queer and trans folks looking to grow their families, 2SLGBTQ families, and gender-expansive kids and youth. Our goal is to make access to information, programs, and services more readily available to all members of our diverse communities.

    You can reach out to our Family Resource Worker for more information: familyresources@sherbourne.on.ca.


    Upcoming Programming

    2SLGBTQ Family and Parenting Programs – Fall 2022 Courses

    The Fall 2022 2SLGBTQ Family and Parenting Programs are community-oriented courses for 2SLGBTQ folks interested in learning more about growing their family through surrogacy, adoption or pregnancy. Through presentations, personal reflection, group discussion and guest speakers, participants will have the opportunity to consider the practical, emotional, social, and legal issues related to queer and trans family planning in the Ontario context. All courses are offered online over Zoom.

    Surrogacy

    (August 30th – September 20th)

    For queer and trans-identified folks interested in learning more about growing their family through surrogacy. Tuesday evenings, 6 – 8 p.m.

    Adoption

    (October 12th – November 2nd)

    For queer and trans-identified folks interested in learning more about growing their family through adoption. Wednesday evenings, 6 – 8 p.m. Limited spaces available.

    Registration is now open.

    Getting Pregnant

    (November 9th – November 30th)

    For queer and trans-identified folks interested in learning more about growing their family through pregnancy. Wednesday evenings, 6 – 8 p.m. Limited spaces available.

    Registration is not yet open.

    Questions? please email: familyresources@sherbourne.on.ca