Talking Sex with author, educator Saleema Noon

  Join sexual health author Saleema Noon, Calgary Sexual Health Centre, and Owl’s Nest Books for an evening of questions and information about how and when to talk to kids about sex and sexual health. April 20, 2017 6:00 – 7:45 pm Calgary Public Library Central Branch 5th Floor N. 616 Macleod Trail SE   Saleema co-wrote Talk Sex Today: What Kids Need to Know and How Adults Can Teach Them with renowned sexual health expert Meg Hickling, published in … Continued

Complete our Surveys to help develop our Girls Programming

Parents, service providers, and girls/young women between age 12 and 24 — we need your help! Be part of creating a program to help girls grow into safe, confident, healthy women by completing our survey! (see links below) Since 2010 when we began delivering WiseGuyz for junior high boys, a year-long program that covers topics ranging from human rights and sexual health to gender and positive relationships, we’ve heard from schools, parents, other organizations, and girls themselves “What about a … Continued

YYC Sexual Health Awareness Month

As a member of the Calgary Sexual Health and Wellbeing collaborative, we are happy to share that we will be hosting a variety of events in February to recognize “YYC Sexual Health Awareness Month” in February. Please take a look at the calendar of events to see what different collaborative member organizations are offering, and feel free to share with your networks. Calendar of Events – YYC Sexual Health Month 2017 Sexual Health Collaborative World Cafe Event on Stigma and … Continued

Focus Group for Girls’ Sexual Health Programming

Calgary Sexual Health Centre is in the process of developing a Girls’ Sexual Health and Wellness Program, and we want to hear from you! If you have experience working with girls or developing girls programming in Calgary, or if you are a parent of a girl aged 6-18, we value your insight and invite you to take part in a focus group to share your knowledge and expertise. For more information please e-mail Kerry Coupland at kcoupland@calgarysexualhealth.ca

Be Our Valentine! CSHC presents: An Evening with Brian Keating

Are you up for a little sex, a little adventure and a bit of passion this Valentine’s Day? Join us this Valentine’s evening at the top of the Bow Building as we celebrate diversity (in all its forms) and take a walk on the wild side as Brian Keating proves that sex is as natural as…well…sex!   No one has a more unique lens into the diversity of the world we all share than Brian Keating. His career as a … Continued

Trans Day of Remembrance

Yesterday – Sunday, November 20th – was the International Transgender Day of Remembrance. This day exists to honour the memory of transgender people who have lost their lives to transphobic violence, and to raise awareness of the injustices transgender individuals face. Moments of silence and events honouring transgender people who lost their lives to violence in 2016 were held around Alberta. At McDougall Centre in Calgary, the City of Calgary raised the trans flag – there were also events at the University of … Continued

5th Annual Alberta GSA Conference

Our LGBTQ+ Youth Programs and Education Coordinator had the great privilege of attending the 5th Annual Alberta GSA Conference in Edmonton. She shares her experience below: The 2016 Alberta GSA Conference took place at East Glen High School in Edmonton, on November 19, with around 500 attendees in total. Students and educators from all around Alberta attended, including individuals from schools as far north as Peace River and Grand Prairie and as far south as Lethbridge. Workshop titles included “GSA … Continued