SKIPPING STONE IN THE MEDIA


 
 
 
 

Brooks: TD Bank shows its Pride

Bill Brooks, Calgary Herald
August 30, 2018

 
 

New clinic for transgender residents opening in Edmonton

Gender Health Program at the University of Alberta will open in February

Tanara McLean, CBC News
January 25, 2018

 

New Edmonton clinic will provide specialized care for transgender people

A new clinic in Edmonton will provide specialized care for transgender people. 

Su-Ling Goh, Global News
January 25, 2018

 

Calgary public school board moves towards gender-neutral mission statement

CBE passes first reading of motion to change mission statement wording from 'his or her' to 'their'

Lucie Edwardson, CBC News
December 6, 2017

 

Day of remembrance a time to reflect on victims of anti-transgender violence

'It's heartbreaking to think about all the individuals who aren't here,' trans advocate says

Anna Desmarais, CBC News
November 20, 2017

 
 

Bill 24 support rally draws hundreds to the McDougall Centre in Calgary

Bill 24 would make it illegal for schools to notify parents when students join gay-straight alliances

CBC News
November 12, 2017

 

Alberta passes Bill 24, supporting gay-straight-alliances in schools

LBGTQ+ advocate and mom Lindsay Peace called the decision a "huge step forward," but was disappointed by the opposition voiced by several conservative lawmakers.

Lucie Edwardson, Metro
November 15, 2017

 

'Unfortunate and archaic': Tegan Quin weighs in on UCP opposition of Bill 24

Tegan and Sara, local indie-pop sensations, have been long-time LGBTQ+ activists

Lucie Edwardson, Metro
November 09, 2017

 

Opinion: MLAs should vote with their conscience on Bill 24

Kristopher Wells, Edmonton Journal
November 14, 2017

 

Calgary LGBTQ+ advocate angered by UCP opposition to Bill 24

Bill 24 would make it illegal for schools to "out" kids in GSAs

Lucie Edwardson, Metro
November 07, 2017

 

Alberta government tables legislation to strengthen GSA policies in schools

Bill 24 would make it illegal to out kids in GSAs

Lucie Edwardson, Metro
November 02, 2017

 
 
 
 

Calgary tattoo shop matches donations to LGBTQ non-profit with store credit

Newly-minted Skipping Stone Foundation, which supports transgender and gender-diverse youth, said Calgarians have shown 'incredible' support

Elizabeth Cameron, Metro
March 01, 2017

 

Years-long wait highlights need for youth gender clinic

Michele Jarvie, Calgary Herald
February 6, 2017

 

Transgender youth in Alberta need more than 1 part-time clinic, says new campaign

Skipping Stone Foundation says long wait list is causing desperation

Drew Anderson, CBC News
February 07, 2017

 

Calgary parent says having a transgender child isn’t the difficult part – navigating the system is

The only facility in Alberta providing comprehensive treatment for transgender youth is open one half-day a month

Elizabeth Cameron, Metro
February 10, 2017

 

Hundreds of Albertans have changed their birth certificate gender marker

Nearly 300 Albertans have changed the gender marker on their birth certificates and 45 more have applied since government requirements relaxed, according to Service Alberta's vital statistics office.

Janet French, Edmonton Journal
July 13, 2016

 
 

Calgary mom changes tattoo for her transgender son

Ace Peace felt a bit different growing up, but his family always had his back

Jeremy Simes, Metro
December 09, 2015