Our Mission

Rainbow Coalition of Yellowknife (RCYK) is dedicated to creating a safer space for LGBTQ2S+ youth through:

  • raising awareness about LGBTQ2S+ issues and identities;
  • helping LGBTQ2S+ youth build confidence;
  • supporting parents of LGBTQ2S+ youth to accept, understand and love their children;
  • providing advice or support to community agencies and organizations about LGBTQ2S+ issues;
  • advocating for a safer and more equitable territory for LGBTQ2S+ youth, and;
  • operating a Rainbow Youth Centre in Yellowknife.