Visit the Rainbow Community Calendar to see what's happening this week!

Spectrum serves, affirms, and supports the well-being of 2SLGBTQIA+ people in Waterloo Region

We welcome all members of 2SLGBTQIA+ communities, their family, friends, and allies

Learn more about our programs and services

Spectrum offers more than 40 different groups and activities each month, including: transgender peer support groups, games nights, Spectrum Prime for 2SLGBTQIA+ adults 50+, and Rainbow Newcomers Connect.

Other Spectrum services and resources include: 

Spectrum Groups

Transgender Groups

We offer a variety of peer support groups for trans folks and their partners, friends, and families

Peer Support and Discussion Groups

We offer a variety of peer support and discussion groups for 2SLGBTQIA+ adults

Recreation and Sports

We have board games nights, a running club, reading and crafting circles, sports, and more!

Additional Resources and Services:


Find trans-friendly services in categories like Medical, Mental Health, Employment, Legal, Housing, Social, Personal, and other services.

Newcomer & Immigrant Services

Spectrum welcomes newcomers and immigrants! Check out our Rainbow Newcomers Connect group


Learn about 2SLGBTQIA+ issues and find shareable tools and resources

Rainbow Diversity Training

Spectrum provides training and consultation on 2SLGBTQIA+ issues and making your organization more inclusive

Spectrum News

Visit our calendar to learn about upcoming Spectrum events

Thank you to SPECTRUM's sponsors
United Way Waterloo Region Communities
City of Kitchener
City of Waterloo
Lyle S. Hallman Foundation
The Resilience Project
Ontario Trillium Foundation
Region of Waterloo
Waterloo Region Community Foundation
Gore Mutual

MLSE Foundation
City of Cambridge