Our Mission

Rainbow Coalition of Yellowknife (RCYK) is dedicated to creating a safer space for queer and trans youth through:

  • raising awareness about queer or trans issues and identities;
  • helping queer and trans youth build confidence;
  • supporting parents of queer and trans youth to accept, understand and love their children;
  • providing advice or support to community agencies and organizations about queer and trans issues;
  • advocating for a safer and more equitable territory for queer and trans youth, and;
  • operating a Rainbow Youth Centre in Yellowknife.