Calgary GSA Network: Celebrating 1 Year of Creating Safe Spaces for LGBTQ Youth

At the upcoming meeting on March 21, the Calgary Gay Straight Alliance (GSA) Network will be celebrating its 1 year anniversary. In today’s blog, we welcome Nick Moore – our Sexual and Gender Minority Youth Education Coordinator – to reflect on the past year of the Calgary GSA Network.     How did the Calgary GSA Network get started?   The beginnings of the GSA network really began more than a year ago. While teaching comprehensive sexual health education programming … Continued

Calgary Gay Straight Alliance Roundtable: What’s this all about?

What are the Calgary GSA Roundtable meetings all about? Meetings are held once a month (during the school year) for students, teachers, staff, and administrators to meet, network, and share strategies in support of sexual and gender minority (LGBTQA) youth attending schools in Calgary and surrounding communities. The purpose of these monthly Roundtable Meetings is to provide resources, supports and connections to schools in order to assist GSA’s in creating safe, inclusive, and equitable school environments for sexual and gender … Continued

The next Calgary Gay-Straight Alliance Roundtable is Jan 31

Calgary and Area Students and Teachers!  Please join us for the Calgary Gay Straight Alliance Roundtable.  This meeting is for students and teachers/staff who have a GSA or who are interested in starting one. Thursday, January 31, 20136:00pm – 8:00 pmHillhurst-Sunnyside Community Association Community Centre (Free parking and just a few minutes walk from the Sunnyside C-Train station)  RSVP to: Call Nick Moore at 403. 283. 5580 ext. 308 or email nmoore@calgarysexualhealth.ca  Free Pizza and Pop will be provided! Purpose of the meeting: Building-up and developing … Continued

Calgary Gay-Straight Alliance BBQ

Join us at this pre-Pride social event!Presented by the Calgary Gay-Straight Alliance Roundtable.This social community meeting is for students, teachers, education staff, community members and their families who care about supporting LGBTQ youth in our school communities!Free burgers, hot dogs and drinks will be provided.Please bring lawn chairs, sun screen, and a positive attitude! Wednesday, August 29th 2012 6:00 to 9:00 pm Riley Park 10th Street and 5th Ave, just a few minutes walk from the Sunnyside C-Train station RSVP to: Lee … Continued