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Two-Spirit Workshop Series

February 8, 2019

Urban Native Youth Association’s Two-Spirit Collective has launching a Two-Spirit Workshop Series, with events running on Thursday evenings from February through April.

 

We’ll have snacks and bus tickets available at each event. Details on each workshop below.

 

WHEN: Thursdays, 4 pm to 7 pm

WHERE: 1618 East Hastings St, Vancouver (Ground Floor – Buzz “Downstairs Boardroom”)*

WHO: Indigenous youth ages 15 to 30 who identify as Two-Spirit or LGBTQ+

* Accessibility info coming soon.

Two-Spirit Workshop Series: Thursdays from 4 pm to 7 pm at UNYA

Image showing Urban Native Youth Association's logo in the POC Pride flag and Trans flag colours, along with dates for UNYA's 2019 Two-spirit Workshop series

Two-Spirit Workshop Series: Thursdays from 4 pm to 7 pm at UNYA

Two-Spirit Workshop Series Dates

 

February 21, 2019

Sexual Wellbeing with YouthCo

• Discussions and activities on personal decision making, relationships, communication, and safer sex.

 

February 28, 2019

Trans + Two-Spirit Learn + Share with Trans Care BC

• Share what’s important to you to feel supported. Learn about Trans Care BC and what they do.

 

March 7, 2019

Trans + Two-Spirit Learn + Share with Trans Care BC

• Share what’s important to you to feel supported. Learn about Trans Care BC and what they do.

 

March 14, 2019

HIV 101 with YouthCo

• All about HIV facts, misconceptions, transmission, and safer sex.

 

March 28, 2019

Workshop TBA

• Workshop to be announced. Stay tuned for updates!

 

April 4, 2019

Decolonizing Our Health with YouthCo

• Brainstorming ways we can take care of our wellbeing to live full and healthy lives, whatever that looks like to us.

Taking Care of Communities, Taking Care of Ourselves with YouthCo

• Drug use, staying safe, individual rights and responsibilities to ourselves and our communities, fentanyl, naloxone, and overdose response.

 

April 11, 2019

Sexual Health Trivia  with YouthCo

• High energy game show style workshop about HIV, STIs, staying safe, sexual health, and culture. 

 

About UNYA’s Two-Spirit Collective

UNYA’s Two-Spirit Collective provides support, resources, and programming for Indigenous youth, ages 15 to 30, who identify as 2-Spirit or LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, gender non-conforming, along with many other identities), and for those who are questioning their sexual or gender identities.

 

For more information about our Two-Spirit Collective, visit the program page here.