Uniting Niagara's Sexual and Gender Diverse Community

Our Community Partners

PFLAG Canada Niagara Chapter

An organization that deals with sexual orientation and gender identity issues from a family perspective, providing support, education and resources.

Primary Contact

Cathy Mackenzie, Chair

Phone: 905-937-0202

Email: jmackenzie25@cogeco.ca

Other Contact

JoAnn Theobald:

Email: joann.theobald1@gmail.com

Pride Niagara

Pride Niagara is a celebration of Niagara’s sexual and gender diverse community and its supporters. Based on a platform of acceptance, we provide information and social activities for the Niagara Region.

Niagara Pride Support Services, Inc.

A charitable organization, the purpose of which is to raise awareness of the issues facing sexual- and gender-diverse youth in the Niagara region.

Primary Contact

Bonnie Prentice, Treasurer



Rainbow Youth Niagara

Rainbow Youth Niagara provides support for sexually and gender diverse youth aged 14-24, across Niagara. Rainbow Youth provides individual and group support (Rainbow Squads), recreational activities and special events (Pride Picnic, Pride Prom LGBTQ Youth Conference), presentations to schools and youth serving agencies, support for schools in starting Safe Space Clubs as well as consultation and information to schools and service providers.

Primary Contact

Will Rowe

Email: wrowe@questchc.ca


Office: 905-688-2558 Ext. 222

Cell: 905-380-4576

Transgender Niagara

A non-profit support group for Transgendered Individuals.

CAW Local 199 LGBT Committee

A committee of the union that advocates and supports for and in the community.

Primary Contact

Tom Balint, Co-Chair

Email: cawlgbt@me.com



Brock Pride

The campus club for Gay, Queer, Questioning, Bi, Lesbian, Trans, and Two-Spirited students and Brock community members.

Primary Contact

Brandon Vrysen and Aimee Wright

Aids Niagara

An organization committed to providing support, education and advocacy to all individuals who are infected or affected by HIV and AIDS and to stop the spread of the virus.

Primary Contact

Address: 120 Queenston St, St. Catharines L2R 2Z3

Phone: 905-984-8684


A support group for LGBTQ parents. Discussion, speakers, socials.

Primary Contact


Email: bionicbabe@sympatico.ca