AFFIRM Project (The)

An evidence-informed, cognitive behavioural ​affirmative intervention for LGBTTIQQ2SA youth. Teaches coping skills in four and eight week formats.

AFFIRM is being or has been offered in Hamilton by the Hamilton Family Health Team, North Hamilton Community Health Centre, and Pathways to Education. Each agency offering the program may have different schedules and eligibility criteria for an individual course. The project web site provides information for individuals who want to participate and for agencies that want to implement the intervention.

Hours: Hours vary by agency and implementation


Age 14 years to 29 years; LGBTQ+/LGBTTIQQ2SA youth * age may vary by course


To inquire about upcoming sessions and locations, complete the online screening on website * To implement at an agency contact research team by email




Unknown - Depends on agency offering the program



Areas Served

Hamilton (City of)

Agency Type

Non Profit