AIDS Committee of Ottawa Gender Identity / Expression Policy

This policy reflects the AIDS Committee of Ottawa’s commitment to anti-discrimination practices in relation to all trans people (service users, volunteers, and employees). ACO will promote a climate that affirms, nurtures and includes trans people in all aspects of the organisation. ACO will not discriminate and will not tolerate discrimination on the basis of gender identity / expression.

ACO commits to ensuring trans people play an active role in the definition of their needs and how they will be met.