Press review 


Press Releases

  • December 20, 2016, The Montreal Coalition of LGBT Youth Groups learned yesterday that it will receive 168,000$ over the next four years from the Secrétariat à la jeunesse du Québec, as part of the Statégie d’action jeunesse. The organization wishes to thank MNA Manon Massé and her team for their important support in handling this issue.

  • April 27, 2015, Faced with the abolition of the Forum jeunesse de l’île de Montréal, the Montreal Coalition Against Homophobia wishes to express its concern about the survival of L’Asterisk, a unique and essential project for young people of sexual diversity in Montreal

  • September 13, 2014, L’Asterisk – a safer living space for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, and questioning (LGBTQ +) youth 25 years and under - will celebrate its 1st birthday on September 17

  • May 16, 2013, A new space by and for young people in the Gay Village of Montreal



  • September 13, 2014: Le Village a sa maison de jeunes, La Presse +, by Sylvia Galipeau

  • September, 2014: L'Astérisk souffle sa première bougie, Fugues, by Julie Vaillancourt

  • August, 2014: Les jeunes LGBTQ ont leur maison au centre-ville, journal le Métro, by Roxane Léouzon

  • July 28, 2013: Quand les hétéros s’invitent dans le Village, journal le Métro, by Daphnée Hacker-B.

  • March 12, 2009: S’unir malgré les différences, journal 24 heures, by Reine Côté


Radio reports

  • 18 November 2016: Emménagement de l’organisme AlterHéros dans les bureaux de l’Astérisk, Le Retour, aired on CIBL

  • April 29, 2015: Quel avenir pour l'Astérisk?, Midi Libre, aired on CIBL

  • January 5, 2015: L'Astérisk, une maison unique en péril, Médium Large, aired on the Radio-Canada Première Chaîne

  • May 15, 2013: Interview at CIBL as part of the Montréal Mixte program

  • August 15, 2012: Interview with CIBL journalist Agathe Rigo