YOUR LIFE OUT.

People who self-identify as LGBTQ+ have the same rights and responsibilities as other Canadians. All Canadians are entitled to the equal protection and the equal benefit of the law and require measures for achieving equality, consistent with the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, provincial, territorial and federal human rights legislation, and international human rights covenants.

 

Equality

People who self-identify as LGBTQ+ have the right to equality of opportunity and outcomes.

 

Respect

People who self-identify as LGBTQ+ have the right to have their dignity respected in all stages of their lives.

 

Inclusion

We are committed to an inclusive way of thinking and acting that allows every person within the LGBTQ+ community to feel accepted, valued and safe.

 

Self Determination

People who self-identify as LGBTQ+ have the right to participate in decision-making regarding the programs and services that affect them.

 

Participation

People who self-identify as LGBTQ+ have the right to participate and be invited to participate in all aspects of economic, social and cultural life.

 

Awareness

Your Life Out carries out activities and promotes awareness of issues impacting people who identify as LGBTQ+ within the Cochrane, Alberta community & surrounding areas.

MISSION

To support the development of a community where all people thrive as equal, complete, and healthy members.

OUR GUIDING PRINCIPALS

A Cochrane community where all members equally thrive and human rights are upheld.

VISION