Unison Health and Community Services have opened up a new health clinic in the Oakwood-Vaughan neighbourhood. Most excitingly, they’re partnering up to host Edge OV, a service specifically designed for providing sexual health care for youth ages 13-29. Much like EdgeWest, Edge OV provides:
They also offer mental health support services including counseling and timely referrals to partner agencies.
Current Edge OV hours are:
For more info, you can find them at:
If you have questions about this topic, feel free to contact one of our peer educators. [Link]
Planned Parenthood Toronto’s “Youth and Healthcare Rights” resource lays out young people’s rights for when they go to a clinic. Check ’em out!
Check out Send The Right Message, a brand new campaign of Planned Parenthood Toronto’s LGBTQ Youth Initiative!
We sat down with Arti, one of the coordinators for Planned Parenthood Toronto’s LGBTQ Youth Initiative, to talk about the initiative, how to run such a program, and supports for LGBTQ youth in the city. Check it out!