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- October 27: Leighann Wichman and Scott Jones named community heroes [PDF]
- May 14: Anti-Homophobia and Transphobia Rally will Feature Scott Jones and Local LGBTQ Leaders [PDF]
- April 1: Gender Confirming Surgery Funding Positive; Barriers Remain [PDF]
- Reference: Department of Health & Wellness: Implementation of Funding for Sex Reassignment Surgery (April 1, 2014) [PDF] (See our Trans Health page for the newest version)
- November 1: CBC Radio’s Mainstreet NS and Maritime Magazine Honoured with Raymond Taavel Award [PDF]
- October 28: NSRAP Names AIDS Coalition of Cape Breton for 2013 Turret Stewardship Award [PDF]
- October 14: NSRAP Extends Support to Scott Jones, His Family and the New Glasgow LGBTQ Community Following Stabbing [PDF]
- October 2: NSRAP Announces 2013 Rev. Darlene Young Community Hero Award: Valley Youth Project [PDF]
- September 25: NSRAP Gala to Feature Canada’s Foremost Queer Journalist [PDF]
- May 22: NSRAP ’s Response to Canadian Blood Services’ MSM Donor Criteria Change
- May 16: Community Rallies Against Homophobia and Transphobia
- November 15: LGBT Advocacy Group Presents Petition to Amend NS Human Rights Act to Include Transgender Protections.
- July 27: LGBT Rights Group Wants NS to Amend Human Rights Act. See also Protect Gender Identity & Gender Expression.