Trans patients are more likely to live in low-income neighbourhoods and suffer chronic physical and mental health problems. Ontario’s health-care system doesn’t see them, but the health minister says the province is looking into it.
The federal government's promise to create a “for Indigenous, by Indigenous” housing strategy hasn't been met. Nonetheless, some housing is being built for Indigenous people in Toronto and other urban centres.
The contributors to this month’s Myseum of Toronto exhibit Making Space: Stories of Disabled Youth provide maps for navigating both a city still struggling to make itself accessible and their own nuanced approaches to identity.