Quebec law recognizes and protects the diversity of sexual orientation, and gender expression and identity. But discrimination and violence against LGBTQ+ persons* still exists. There are remedies for these unlawful acts.
*lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer/questioning and other identities. To better understand the words to describe LGBTQ+ persons, consult the United Nations Free & Equal website or the Egale Canada Human Rights Trust website.