Category: Sexual Health in the Media

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 »

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 »

UN Security Council Minimizes Need for Reproductive Rights in Policy

Photo Source: CNN  News like this is why Options continues to monitor the global response to sexual and reproductive rights. When the leadership in the US changed, there was a recognition that sexual and reproductive rights might suffer within their borders. Soon after this new administration took power they took a stand and withdrew funding… Read more »

Elevating community voices and championing choice in BC

In every community, there is a range of diverse voices. Different values emerge, and in many cases, this can be a good thing. There are times, however, when some voices infringe on the charter rights and freedoms of individuals. As a provincial organization focusing on access to sexual and reproductive health care services, it is… Read more »

A realistic depiction of abortion in the media?

A realistic depiction of abortion in the media is taking the Twitterverse by storm and people are loving it! Although television shows and movies have long skirted around the issue of abortion, the depiction often ends at the waiting room and resumes somewhere after. In the new Hulu series Shrill, the first episode addresses the… Read more »