A number of resource materials are developed by The Centre every year. Below is a list of current publications. Some are available as PDF files. Limited hard copies are also available - please contact the appropriate program area.


  • LGTB Health Matters, Education and Training Resource
    An education and training resource for health and social service sectors - for professionals in health and social service fields and for use in a variety of educational settings, from undergraduate to continuing education. The LGTB Health Matters education and training resource was produced by The Centre in partnership with the Canadian Rainbow Health Coalition. For more information or to obtain a hard copy, contact Education Outreach Services. Manual also available as a PDF version

  • LGTB Health Matters Pamphlets
    Series of four pamphlets that highlight health concerns and community resources for each population. Please click on the appropriate link to download the pamphlets in PDF format: Lesbian Health Matters, Gay Men's Health Matters, Transgender Health Matters, and Bisexual Health Matters. (You will need the Acrobat Reader in order to view the PDF files. Click here to download Acrobat Reader if it is not already installed on your computer). Contact Education Outreach Services

  • Removing Barriers & Building Access
    A comprehensive resource manual on providing culturally relevant services to lesbian, gay, transgender and bisexual victims of violence. Includes sections on understanding LGTB identities and culture; anti-LGTB incidents (hate crimes); relationship violence; and suggestions on providing culturally relevant services. Useful to any service provider and organization providing support to victims, directly or indirectly. Contact Education Outreach Services

  • Creating Strong & Safe LGBT Communities
    Series of five pamphlets developed by The Centre in partnership with BC Association of Specialized Victim Assistance & Counselling Programs. Please click on the appropriate link to download the pamphlets in PDF format: Hate Crimes, Abuse in Same-Sex Relationships, Trangender People & Relationship Abuse, Healthy Relationships for Gay Men, Healthy Relationships for Lesbians
  • . Contact Education Outreach Services

  • STOP LGTB Bashing
    Pamphlet highlighting self-defence strategies including steps to staying safe and how to be a good witness. Includes list of community resources.
  • Contact Education Outreach Services

  • LGTB Bashing – The Police Response System
    Pamphlet on what to do (and to expect) if you are bashed or witness a bashing. Includes list of community resources.
  • Contact Education Outreach Services

  • Accessibility Matters
    Iinformation and resources on valuing lesbian, gay, transgender & bisexual people living with chronic health conditions and disabilities.
  • Contact Education Outreach Services

  • Body Image & Gay Men
    Information and resources on body image concerns in the gay men's community, including eating disordres and steroid use.Contact Education Outreach Services

Youth-Related Resources

  • PrideSpeak Manual

  • A helpful guide (2004) to presenting anti-homophobia workshops. This manual explores a series of exercises that can be used in facilitating anti-homophobia workshops. We use this guide in presenting our PrideSpeak workshops and in training our PrideSpeak Peer Leaders. Contact Gab Youth Services

  • What’s Good About Being Queer

  • A short booklet representing the writings of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgendered, two-spirited and questioning youth on their experiences of being proud and avoiding sexual exploitation. The writings come from a workshop co-facilitated by Gab Youth Services and The Alliance for the Rights of Children on Sexual Exploitation. Contact Gab Youth Services

  • Connections!

  • This guide explores the various resources that are offered for lesbian, gay, intersex, bisexual, two-spirit, transgender, questioning and queer youth in B.C. Contact Gab Youth Services




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