Show posts for January, 2012

Kristen Gilbert of Opt interviewed by CTV
CTV interview: Kristen Gilbert of Options for Sexual Health and naturopathic doctor Meghan Walker debate the merits of vaccinating boys against the HPV virus. Video available at http://watch.ctv.ca
Another great reason to sign our petition for free contraception for all in BC. "If medications are not taken properly, they don't work...We often talk about barriers to adherence including how complicated a dosing schedule might be and the route of...
Brochure
Several public schools in Surrey are suspending sexual education classes offered by a counselling centre affiliated with an organization that opposes abortion after a CTV News investigation.
Crisis centre worker
Volunteers at a Surrey Christian charity are warning women about risks of abortion that may be common in back-alley operations but are rare in modern Canadian clinics, a CTV News hidden camera investigation has revealed. Greg Smith, Opt's Executive...
Congratulations to our two Facebook contest winners and thanks to all that entered! First prize is lunch at Illuminations, BC Children and Women's Hospital's annual benefit luncheon (a $165 value) featuring keynote speaker Stephen Lewis. The winner...
Crack pipe
One distribution centre has handed out roughly 3,500 of the kits - which include shatterproof glass pipes - since the beginning of the month. The intention is to provide safe pipes that should reduce injury to users' lips and mouths that can make...