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Holiday Party!

You are warmly invited to join us for the Catherine White Holman Wellness Centre Holiday Dinner! Food will be provided, but if you would like to bring something to share, please do! Sunday December 22, 2013 at 4pm (after clinic!) 1145 Commercial Drive

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What’s PAPening?!

What’s PAPening – a sexual health clinic for trans and gender diverse people – is back! Paps are an important part of screening for cervical cancer. If you have a cervix, you may need a pap, regardless of: who you get down with, how often you get it on, what kind of sex you have, whether […]

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You’re Invited to the Scary Sparkle Party!

  The Catherine White Holman Wellness Centre is throwing a fundraiser! We rely entirely on fundraisers and donations to keep our clinic running. These funds pay for things like insurance, medical supplies, office supplies, snacks and refreshments for clients, educational materials, our post office box, postage, and cell phone minutes.   Please join us on […]

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Accessing Gender-Affirming Surgery in BC

The Prism Education Series Presents: Accessing Gender Affirming Surgery* in BC: How do the WPATH Standards of Care Affect You? Presented by: Dr. Gail Knudson MD, MPE, FRCPC & Dr. Marria Townsend, MD, CCFP Thursday September 26th, 11:00- 1:00 pm Auditorium – Eye Care Centre 2550 Willow Street (at the corner of West 10th Ave), […]

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Oral History Workshop with Amber Dawn

In collaboration with the NEWS Project, we’ll be hosting the following workshop at out next clinic on August 11, 2013. This is part of a larger project launched by Raincity Housing to help end the stigma associated with mental illness. See the poster below for details and spread the word!

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Public Statement: Cultural Appropriation at the Summer Sparkle Party

What happened? At the Summer Sparkle Dance Party that we hosted on June 22, one of the drag performances featured a person who is not of South Asian descent or culture wearing a veil and articles of traditional South Asian clothing. We, the organizers of the Catherine White Holman Wellness Centre, deeply regret that we […]

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Summer Sparkle Party

You are invited to our fundraiser dance party! When: Saturday June 22nd at 9pm Where: Wise Hall, 1882 Adanac Sliding Scale: $10 -50 19+ Event Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/275968042540470/?fref=ts Want to volunteer at our fundraiser? Email rowyn@cwhwc.com. Thanks!

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Parks Board Meeting

An important message from the folks at the All Bodies Swim: On Monday, May 13 at the Vancouver Parks Board meeting, Commissioner Trevor Loke will be raising a motion to convene a working group to identify and recommend measures to make Vancouver’s parks and recreational facilities safe, inclusive, and welcoming for trans and gender variant […]

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CWHWC welcomes barbara findlay!

We are excited to announce that lawyer barbara findlay, QC will be joining us for our Monday night clinics, starting March 25! barbara will be available to chat with clients on a drop-in basis about any legal questions they have. She can also notarize documents as part of the identification change process. Like all of […]

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Meet Gerry, our new Dietician!

Gerry Kasten loves food! He is a cis-gender, queer ally, born to a farming family. He still helps his brother bring in the harvest each year.  He has an Honours Diploma in Commercial Cooking and has both a Bachelors and Masters degree in Nutrition. His Master’s research was on food choices amongst gay men. He has worked […]

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