Applications open for Survivors of Conversion Therapy Program Fund

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The City of Kingston says it is looking for applications to its Survivors of Conversion Therapy Program Fund.

Non-profits, support groups and related projects that offer services to people who experienced conversion therapy are eligible. 

Eligible applicants can receive up to $20,000 per year for three years. 

Programming can focus on, but is not limited to, helping survivors with:

  • Improving their self-care
  • Repairing and rebuilding their social support and community networks
  • Navigating their relationship with faith
  • Recovering from the impact conversion practices had on their civic and economic participation
  • Correcting misinformation about 2SLGBTQ+ people and communities

Those looking to apply can review the eligibility criteria and complete a grant application on the United Way of Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox & Addington's Funding Portal

The deadline to submit applications is Friday, May 20 at 11:59 p.m.