Support/discussion Circles

Bi/Pan Social

When: Third Thursday of every month, 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Location: Virtual

Hosted by: Ashden (she/her)

Cost: by donation

This social is for folk who are bisexual or pansexual to hang out and support one another.

Neurodivergent Social Justice Warrior Youth

When: The Fourth Monday of Every Month, 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Location: Virtual

Hosted by: Angel Sumka (she/they)

Cost: Free

Neurodivergent youth ages 12-25 are welcome to join this discussion group! Let by our resident Sex Educator, Angel (they/she) this group has a topic of the month, with a downloadable list of podcasts, book list, artists etc to check out on that topic.

Parents of Neurodivergent Trans youth/young adults

When: First Monday of the month, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Location: Virtual

Hosted by: Angel (she/they)

Cost: By donation

A group is for parents who have a youth who is neurodivergent and transgender, agender, non-binary or questioning.

Social Skills for Sex and Intimacy

When: To be Determined

Location: ASPECC’s Main Location

Hosted by: Angel (she/they)

Cost: $15

Social Skills for Sex and Intimacy is a guided discussion group with the focus of building the skills needed to navigate intimate situations. From learning how to flirt to figuring out consent, social skills are a key component when seeking intimate or sexual partners, and for building and maintaining intimate relationships.

ASPECC spaces are SAFE(R) SPACES, meaning we have zero tolerance for discrimination, prejudicial behaviour, bullying, harassment or any other disruptive or negative behaviours. We have strict rules against any hateful speech or actions. Those who cannot abide by these rules will be invited to leave the space.

Sex Worker Support Circle

When: 4th Tuesday of the Month

Where: Virtual

Hosted By: Aurora (she/her)

Cost: Free

Exclusively for individuals who are/were sex workers in any capacity ONLY! Any clients, fans, or creeps who turn up will be reported and immediately removed.

Co-hosted by ANSWERS. The Adult Industry encompasses many diverse jobs. From sex work … to camera operators, from exotic dancers … to web models. Each facet of the industry comes with its own challenges and stigmas. Come find support from people that will understand.

If you have any questions or concerns about this group you use the button below to contact us.

Transgender, Agender, GenderQueer, Gender Fluid and NonBinary group.

Cost is by donation

Welcome to ASPECC’s Learning About Transgender, Agender, GenderQueer, Gender Fluid and NonBinary group
This group meets on the second sunday of the month, using an online learning environment.  Presenters are from the Transgender, Agender, GenderQueer, Gender Fluid and Nonbinary community, who have graciously agreed to participate.  Our resident Sex Coach will be monitoring the chat area to ensure that our safe(r) space protools are in place.
You are welcome to attend, to listen or ask questions. 

[su_spoiler title="Topics Schdule" style="default" class="social-schedule"]
January: Gender VS Sex <br>

February:  Puberty and Transgender Youth<br>
March: Suicide Prevention Awareness for Trans Allies
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April: What is Cis-Sexism?  <br>

May: They are not my CHOSEN pronouns-they are just the RIGHT pronouns for me<br>
June: Non-Binary, GenderQueer, Gender Fluid Agender and more<br>
July: Trans Experience: The Statistics on Discrimination and Violence<br>

August: Pronouns<br>
September: The Transgender Spectrum<br>
October: Let’s Talk Hormones<br>
November: Gender Affirming<br>
December Trans Diversity<br>[/su_spoiler]

Intersted in adding your voice as a transgender/nonbinary person?  email admin@aspecc.ca to participate.

Safe(r) Space:
We have zero tolerance for transphbobia, racism, misogyny etc.  Attendees can watch and listen, participate via typed chat.  Chat is moderated.  Persons using slurs or spreading hate will be removed.