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Sexual and Reproductive Health Week 2024

It’s that time of year again – the time of year where we celebrate Sexual and Reproductive Health services, care, information, and rights in Canada! SRH Week is the opportunity for us to highlight our services, and bring awareness to the work we do. This year’s theme is Sexual health is for everyone and we… Read more »

2023 Annual General Meeting

It’s officially time to announce our 2023 Annual General Meeting! Although a little later than usual, we will be hosting our AGM on January 26th 2024. This year we will be hosting a hybrid AGM with an invitation for those interested in person to join us at our Provincial Office, and for those interested in… Read more »

Best Wishes Michelle!

After 6 years as its Executive Director, Michelle has decided to leave Options for Sexual Health. During her tenure, Michelle worked to bring substantive change, including supporting the province’s decision to make contraception free and accessible to all British Columbians. Moreover, Options continues to be a national leader in sexual and reproductive health care and education. The… Read more »

Our 60th Anniversary!

Did you know our 60th is coming up? Tickets are now 90% sold out! Don’t delay- check it out today and get your tickets ASAP!

Fall Colouring Contest

A fall colouring contest to channel your rage? Yes, please! We love getting rage crafty! We’ve partnered with Modern Knotter (who also happens to be one of our amazing staff members!) to bring you Rage Crafting: The Fall Colouring Contest Edition! How it works: First: Choose one (or all three!) of the colouring sheets below,… Read more »

Recent Media: Roe vs Wade overturned

With all that has been happening south of the border, we have had a significant uptick in media requests. Despite the fact that Canada is not directly impacted (from a legal standpoint) we are going to have indirect impacts from the decision to overturn Roe vs Wade. Just how much of an impact is yet… Read more »

Press Release for Reproductive Rights and Justice Rally May 14

Standing up for Reproductive Rights and Justice in BC and Canada! Reproductive Rights & Justice Rally, May 14 2022 at 1pm a  šxʷƛ̓exən Xwtl’a7shn (formerly known as Queen Elizabeth Plaza) south side on Georgia Street FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:          May 12, 2022 A network of social justice and reproductive rights groups has come together to say… Read more »

Reproductive Rights and Justice Rally May 14

Hello amazing friends of Options & champions for sexual health! I know you also must find it shocking, what’s going on in the United States right now. With the Supreme Court poised to overturn the landmark Roe V Wade decision that legalized abortion access across the country. We just cannot sit back and stay silent. In… Read more »

WE’VE BEEN BUSY. YESTERDAY WAS HARD, TODAY WE TAKE ACTION. JOIN US! Click here to check out our recent newsletter.  Check out some of the media from Tuesday: Abortion Access in BC (CityNews Video) Over My Dead Body: BC Politicians Vow Abortion Access won’t change in this province (CTV Article) US Abortion Canadian Advocates Concerns (CityNews… Read more »

Our Ongoing Commitment To Truth And Reconciliation

As part of our work around decolonizing our practices and upholding the recommendations in the TRC, Options for Sexual Health will have Truth & Reconciliation Thursday every last Thursday of the month. It is clear that honouring Truth and Reconciliation with a national day annually is important but the work has to happen every day…. Read more »