Affirming Connections

Affirming Creations was created to reach out and work alongside LGBTQ2S+ individuals and allies, to strengthen inclusive faith communities and those who seek to become affirming and to be a public voice of welcome and inclusivity for all people. Pam Rocker is available to work with churches and faith groups; she has also created a wonderful list of resources for folks to access!


Skipping Stone Foundation

A Calgary-based not-for-profit organization whose mission is to support and empower trans and gender diverse youth and their families in the province of Alberta. Provides free/low barrier programming, mental health resources, medical transition tools, workshops, scholarships, and community-building events.



Distress Centre: 403-266-4357   

A crisis line that provides information and support. Will give access to referrals and counselling services. They are 24 hours and will alert EMS if there is a need.



Trans Lifeline: 1-877-330-6366 
(24 Hours)

  • Trans Lifeline is a non-profit dedicated to the well-being of transgender people. It is a hotline staffed by transgender people for transgender people. The line is primarily for transgender people experiencing a crisis-this includes people who may be struggling with their identity and may not be sure that they are transgender. They welcome the call of any transgender person in need if you are not sure that you should call, call them.