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New Drop In Support Group!

  We are very excited to announce that we are offering a new drop-in support group for trans and gender diverse people! Our very first support group is running this Sunday March 10th from 3:00 to 4:30pm. The topic for this first session will be “Belonging.” The session will begin with a welcome, introductions, and […]

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Upcoming Community Events

We were asked to help spread the word about some awesome upcoming community events. First up is the All Bodies Swim on Saturday February 9th from 7:30pm – 9:30pm. Whether you’re trans, queer, a person of colour, fat, have scars, furry, use mobility aids, are inked or pierced… This is a pool party for you! It’s […]

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CWHWC Holiday Gathering

Our clients and volunteers are invited to join us for a Holiday Gathering following our clinic on… Sunday December 23rd. The party will take place from 4 to 6:30ish in the basement of Reach. We will provide dinner, but if you like to cook or bake, feel free to bring something to share. We will […]

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Transgender Day of Remembrance

November 20th marks the Transgender Day of Remembrance, when events are held in communities across the world to memorialize those people whose lives were cut short by transphobic violence.  In bearing witness to these tragedies, we are called on to counteract transphobia and cisgender privilege. Many of those who were murdered were women, and their […]

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*New!* Yoga with Raven

Chill, Breathe, Stretch, Strengthen… Yoga is for every-body! Join us on our Monday Night Clinics from 7pm to 8pm for Yoga with Raven, a free yoga class for trans* and gender diverse folks! Raven is a Yoga Alliance Registered Teacher. She has been teaching for 7 years and practising for 13. Practising Yoga has been essential […]

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Scary Sparkle Party

Come out and support our community clinic and dance it out while doing it! Saturday October 27, 2012 9pm – 1am Capri Hall, 3925 Fraser Street DJ’s PC Faggot + Ruggedly Handsome+ FuriousGreenCloud + Party Martyr+ Blain Bee! Full Bar 19+ event Accessible space (for a full accessibility audit see Capri Hall Accessibility Audit by the […]

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What’s Pap-ening?!

This clinic is being offered by and for our trans and queer communities for self-identified queer, trans, gender-non-conforming or questioning people. Our aim is to provide a comfortable space for all! The evening will include: ∙Drop-in Paps and STI (sexually transmitted infection) screening with a nurse or doctor ∙Sexual health information by community partners ∙Drop […]

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Board of Directors Vacancy

Our social profit organization is currently seeking new board members. Our volunteer Board of Directors meets as a group monthly in East Vancouver. Additional sub committee meetings may be required. We are searching for candidates with two or more of the following qualifications: • Experience with not for profit organizations • A background in one […]

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Informed Consent FAQs

At the CWHWC we aim to work collaboratively with people who self-identify as trans and gender non-conforming. We strive to provide gender affirming health care that reduces health disparities. Because of our strong belief in trans people’s right to self-determination, we used an informed consent model. We do not support the traditional psychiatric model which requires the health care […]

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Here’s Our Number. Call Us, Maybe?

We have a brand new clinic phone line! Our number is 604 442 4352. Volunteers will monitor this phone Monday to Friday between the hours of 9am and 7pm, as well as during regular clinic hours. If nobody answers, rest assured that if you leave a message with your name and contact info, someone will […]

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