Welcome to the LGBTQ Settlement Network Homepage

PURPOSE OF LGBTQ SETTLEMENT NETWORK                                

Goals and Objectives


§         To support front-line staff in their work with LGBTQ newcomers

§         To act as a community hub for those interested in this work

§         To stimulate dialogue in relation to LGBTQ newcomers and their settlement needs in broader forums

§         To act as a forum to develop partnerships to do this work

§         To increase visibility of the network in the larger community as well as in LGBTQ communities

§         To coordinate outreach efforts to LGBTQ newcomers

§         To act as a catalyst for systemic change in the interests of LGBTQ newcomers