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Nov 5th Clinic Cancelled

Hi friends, We’ve had to cancel our clinic for Sunday November 5th, 2017. We are an organization run by and for trans people with no funding, and we’re staffed entirely by volunteers. We don’t have enough volunteer service providers to run a clinic this week. We will be open on Monday November 27th from 6-9pm. […]

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Wellness Retreat for Trans Sex Workers

Gender Journeys: Wellness Retreat for Trans Sex Workers is a program that supports trans people to discuss and explore parts of our lives – our relationships to partners, family, friends, and the people we work with. Dealing with transphobia. New community resources. Feeling good about who we are. Staying resilient when things get hard. This […]

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We’re Taking a Summer Break!

Hi everyone, The past year has brought about a lot of change for our clinic. As many of you know, we have made the choice to phase out medical services, which will happen as of this July 2017.   The clinic will also be taking a break over the summer this year for the first […]

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CWHWC Seeks Volunteer Counsellors

The Catherine White Holman Wellness Centre (CWHWC) is a holistic health care centre serving transgender and gender-diverse communities. It operates on a volunteer basis and works within an anti-oppressive social justice framework. At the CWHWC, we aim to provide low-barrier wellness services to trans and gender diverse people in a way that is respectful and […]

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Phasing Out Medical Services at CWHWC

For a short, easy to read post with the same info, please click here. Dear Catherine White Holman Wellness Centre (CWHWC) community members, At the CWHWC, we are now in our fifth year of providing holistic health care on a volunteer basis to trans communities. Our team is grateful for the many people who have […]

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2017 Clinic Dates

CWHWC will continue to operate on the second Sunday and fourth Monday of each month in 2017. However, when these dates fall on a long weekend, we moved the date. Confused? Us too. Check out the clinic schedule below and all will be clear: Sunday January 8 Monday January 23 Sunday February 19 Monday February 27 Sunday March […]

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Trans Community Holiday Dinner

Trans community members are warmly welcomed to the Trans Community Holiday Dinner.  Location This year, we will be gathering at Broadway Youth Resource Centre on 2455 Fraser Street (at Broadway). The Squamish, Tsleil-Waututh, and Musqueam nations have been gathering and feasting on this land since time immemorial. This is their unceded territory, and until there […]

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Limited Clinic Services on Thanksgiving Weekend Sunday October 9th

Hope everyone is enjoying the cool fall leaves and fresh air. We will be running a limited clinic this weekend, Sunday October 9th, that will include our volunteer lawyer, drop-in counseling, and resource supports. Please also feel free to drop in for snacks and company. Medical services will resume for our next clinic on Monday […]

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Open Letter from the Catherine White Holman Wellness Centre in support of Black Lives Matter Vancouver

We are a group of white, Indigenous, and people of colour (POC) trans and queer health providers and community workers organizing a trans wellness space on the unceded territories of the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Watuth nations in Vancouver, BC. We are writing this letter to voice our unwavering support for Black Lives Matter Vancouver, and […]

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We’re Recruiting!

CWHWC is a volunteer-operated wellness centre run by and for trans and gender diverse people. Are you interested in joining our community of volunteers? Maybe you know of someone who would be a great addition to the team? Please help us spread the word near and far. Centre Organizer Volunteer Coordinator Registered Nurse General Practitioner/Nurse […]

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