What is Salaam Canada?

Salaam Canada is a volunteer-run national organization dedicated to creating space for people who identify as both Muslim and queer and trans. 


What does the word Salaam mean?

Salaam is a common greeting in many Arabic-speaking and Muslim countries. It is often spoken out of respect usually with shaking hands or bow of the head. Its Arabic derivative means peace.

Services and Resources

We offer supports and programs for those in the queer/trans Muslim community. We advocate for social justice for members of this community.