2022 Municipal Elections in Perth County, ontario
Queer Issues are
This october, vote with pride.
Why are Queer Issues are Municipal Issues?
With unique knowledge of the needs of their constituents, mayors, municipal councilors and school trustees have the power to enact policies and programs that protect 2SLGBTQIA+ communities, increase community engagement, and open doors of opportunity.
Queer people are over represented in many local issues such as homelessness, poverty, discrimination, bullying and more.
A Queer Ontario Reality Check
of trans youth have attempted suicide
of homeless youth are queer
more likely to have an addiction to alcohol, tobacco and other substances
of high school students have regularly heard queerphobic remarks at school