February is Sexual Health Awareness Month!

As a member of the Calgary Sexual Health and Wellbeing collaborative, we are happy to share some details about the variety of events that are being hosted to recognize “YYC Sexual Health Awareness Month”. Please take a look at the calendar of events below to see what the member organizations are offering, and feel free to share with your networks. The Calgary Sexual Health and Wellbeing Collaborative is made up of organizations serving the sexual health and wellbeing needs of all … Continued

Making an Impact with Girl Talk

Thank you to our many donors and supporters over the past year. Your support has helped us to lead the way in the areas of sexuality, healthy relationships, gender identity, sexual orientation, equality and consent for more than 45 years in the Calgary community. There is no doubt that the work we do every day is more relevant that ever before. We have never experienced a greater demand for our services. Thanks to our donors and supporters, we remain nimble, … Continued

Open House: Visit our new space!

Open House December 13, 2017 3:30 – 6:30pm 700, 1509 Centre Street SW Please RSVP online: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/calgary-sexual-health-centre-open-house-tickets-39414005351   This August our growing team moved into a new office in the Centre 15 building. We can’t wait for you to see our space, so we are having an Open House! Come by to see our beautiful new home and enjoy light snacks and refreshments with friends, old and new. We will have tours of the new space and staff will be on … Continued

Online survey ► Professional development needs on STBBIs

Understanding professional development needs related to sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections (STBBIs), sexual health and harm reduction in Canada   Are you a health or social service provider? If so, the Canadian Public Health Association (CPHA) is interested in hearing from you about your learning and professional development needs related to sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections (STBBIs), sexual health and harm reduction. Our online survey should take between 10-15 minutes to complete and all responses will be kept confidential. This … Continued

Vote for our GirlTalk Program! Avivia Community Fund voting on now!

Please vote for “Girl Talk”! Our “Girl Talk” pilot project has been selected to vie for the Aviva Community Fund – and we need your votes to win the coveted funding!  Voting is open from Oct 10 to 19, 2017 – please vote to help us win! (You can cast all 18 of your votes at once!) To register and cast your votes, please visit:  https://www.avivacommunityfund.org/voting/project/view/17-524 About our “Girl Talk” Pilot Project Girl Talk is a new evidence-informed project to … Continued

Sex Ed and the Election

As the municipal elections in our province get closer, the Calgary Sexual Health Centre has created a website to educate school trustee candidates and other election candidates on the issue of comprehensive sexual health education in our schools.       As an organization that has been supporting Calgary students for over 40 years, we know that comprehensive sexual health education is an important part of the social and emotional learning of youth. It provides skills and tools to engage … Continued

We’re moving!

WE’RE MOVING! On August 1st, 2017 the 7th floor of the Centre 15 building 1509 Centre Street SW will be our new home. We’ll still have all the same great services (Free condoms! Free counselling! Free workshops!) – just more space. All our other contact info will remain the same. Our current office location will be closed during our move from Friday, July 28 and will re-open at our new space on Tuesday, August 8th at 9am. While e-mails will … Continued