Effects of Homophobia

The effects of homophobia are far-reaching and insidious. They affect both heterosexual and LGBTQ persons, young and old. It affects families, friends, neighbours, colleagues, and complete strangers. It is an issue that effects everyone, whether they realise it or not.

For free anti-homphobia workshops, contact ARCH Guelph

An article about How Homophobia Hurts Everyone – Warren J. Blumenfeld

A fascinating look at the estimated economic impact of homophobia in Canada

A look at homophobia and its effects on youth from religioustolerance.org

LGBTQ Issues in Schools from the BC Teacher’s Federation

Article: Staff Development on issues of Homophobia from GLSEN / Alterheros

Homophobia and Seniors: The Health and Social Service Needs of Gay and Lesbian Seniors and Their Families in Canada