• Continued Support; Now and Always

    Continued Support; Now and Always

    On June 3, 2020, CAYR COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS, as a Social Justice organization, issued a statement in Solidarity with Black Lives Matter; and in support of racial equality and all who search for it. That statement […]

     
  • Generosity

    Generosity

    Even in these times of uncertainty and restlessness, around various corners you can still find enormous amounts of kindness being given. Working in non-profit, along with volunteering to lend a hand, and even outside of […]

     
  • NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR ANNOUNCEMENT

    NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR ANNOUNCEMENT

    On behalf of the Board of Directors at CAYR Community Connections (CAYR), I am pleased to announce the appointment of Marie Morton to Executive Director of CAYR effective June 22, 2020. In Marie’s own words: […]

     
  • A Statement of Support

    A Statement of Support

    CAYR COMMUNITY CONNECTIONS, as a Social Justice organization, stands firmly in Solidarity with Black Lives Matter; in support of racial equality and all who search for it. We all stand with the people and communities […]

     
  • Showing Support and Pride

    Showing Support and Pride

    As we enter into June, CAYR Community Connections wants to wish all 2SLGBTQ+ folks a very Happy Pride Month! It will be a Pride month like no other as members of our diverse and vibrant […]

     
  • GBQ Guys & Online Outreach

    The growing dependence and use of new technological advances in our society has been a source of debate in recent years, but it has become a commonplace for online dating with the use of hook […]

     
  • Gay guys are doing it! Sex in the age of COVID-19

    Gay guys are doing it! Sex in the age of COVID-19

    Gyms are closed, events are cancelled, restaurants are take-out only and most of us are staying home in order to reduce our physical contact with the community and other people. It’s been widely publicized that […]

     
  • Show Your Support with CAYR

    The challenging times that surround COVID-19 are hard on all of us, but for our clients who face myriad challenges, reduced services are adding to their daily struggles. As our communities come together to support […]

     
  • STRATEGIES FOR A GENDER- INCLUSIVE RESPONSE TO COVID-19

    STRATEGIES FOR A GENDER- INCLUSIVE RESPONSE TO COVID-19

    As the HIV Sector continues to work with community partners to respond to the COVID-19 public health emergency, WHAI is committed to supporting the integration of a gendered approach. Our hope is that the context […]

     
  • Sexual Health Resources during COVID-19

    Sexual Health Resources during COVID-19

    As of Tuesday March 24th, York Region Public Health has announced the temporary closure of sexual health clinics in York Region. This is in response to addressing COVID-19 and in ensuring staff and client safety […]