Counseling

We provide counselling for individuals, families and groups in the LGBTQ+ community right from health, mental, to personal. Our community live as a big family being there for each other and seeing through every problem as one

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Advocating

Advocating for changes in Canadian policy and legislation that will promote the health and wellbeing of RaricaNow members.

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Community Work

We partner and participate in community work, giving a hand to homeless shelters , street cleaning Advocating for a clean environment

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Healthcare Services

We advocate for healthcare accessibility, as most of our members do not have health care benefits because they do not have status in the country. We partner with different healthcare providers to help deliver services to our community members. We believe that everyone who lives on this land deserves proper care.

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Housing for Newcomers and Refugees

Many refugees arrive in Canada yarning for a safe space but with no house on where to stay once they arrive here in Canada, some are denied housing due to their colour and sexuality Raricanow provides this service through placement and finding homes for the people that fall with this category

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Black Trans Emergency Support Fund

It aims to meet the needs of particularly vulnerable Black Trans Refugees by offering virtual mental health sessions with support workers, sharing information and resources via an e-new letters and Mobile application and by ensuring food security and other basic needs are met. And most importantly to provide Direct Aid to the Pioneers of the gay movement through Black Trans Emergency Support Fund to address the impacts of COVID-19 that have highly isolated and impacted the mental health of Black Transgender people.

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Pride Events

Raricanow has participated in all Pride events since its existence, Walking with the masses to advocate for the human rights of its people and the community, we have since participated in Black Trans Lives Matter movement, Pride 50th anniversary, Defund police Calgary and many more

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Legal assistance

We connect individuals with the services they need and help them navigate the asylum process.

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Social entrepreneurship

Promote social entrepreneurship by taking up space in various events, give our members More opportunities to share their work and skills with the broader 2SLGBTIQ+ community, in turn making connections and provide employment opportunities

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