Re-Opening Plan

We are pleased to announce that the Centre for Sexuality will begin our return to the office on August 3, 2021! Our re-opening plan will include a gradual approach of re-introducing some services in August, with a full return planned for September. We continue to require all staff and visitors at our office to wear masks for the time being. We also ask folks to reschedule their visits if they have any core COVID-19 symptoms. Effective Tuesday, August 3rd we … Continued

Happy Pride!

HAPPY PRIDE, CALGARY! We have so many great ways for you to celebrate and give back this week. Check them all out and have a fabulous Pride Week! Pride Boxes Did you miss out on Pride Boxes? Never fear – you can still snag one! Our delivery volunteers have worked hard to get over 200 boxes out the door, so we’re going to give them a break. We have a few boxes left for sale – you’ll just need to … Continued

Online Workshop Series for Alberta K-12 Teachers and Staff

The Centre for Sexuality is a nationally recognized non-profit organization that provides comprehensive sexual health and healthy relationship education in schools, communities, and workplaces. Over the past 49 years we have developed expertise in providing programs and services related to gender identity, sexual orientation, LGBTQ2S+ inclusion, gender equity, sexuality, sexual health, healthy relationships, and consent. Our mandate is to use that expertise to build and deliver meaningful programs that change lives, communities and systems. We are excited to offer Alberta … Continued

Where The Rivers Meet – Needs Assessment Surveys

We are looking for community input for a needs assessment for Two-Spirit youth and adults and LGBT+ Indigenous youth in the Treaty 7 area, and you may quality for a $25 gift card!  Centre for Sexuality is considering adapting a program called Where the Rivers Meet, which is based in Edmonton and run by U of A’s Institute for Sexual and Minority Studies (ISMSS). This program supports Two-Spirit and LGBT+ Indigenous youth using traditional knowledge, and builds tools for allyship … Continued

Focus Groups: Addiction & Mental Health Strategy

The Centre for Sexuality is involved in supporting the development of the City of Calgary’s Addiction and Mental Health Strategy. An important piece of this strategy is ensuring the voices of all Calgarians are heard. They want to hear from alumni of our WiseGuyz program, as well as youth from the LGBTQ2S+ community about your experiences of mental health and what you think needs to change in terms of resources and supports available. We are co-hosting some focus groups with … Continued

Fall 2020 – Online Workshops for Parents

Our Training Centre is pleased to be working with Trellis (the partnership between BGCC and Aspen) to offer the following Fall 2020 schedule of online workshops for parents and caregivers. Visit these links for more information about our Parent program or our Training Centre.   Easier Than You Think Parents of 0-11 year-old kids. In this online workshop we will reflect, explore, and gain tools to build your family’s conversations on topics of sexuality, sexual health, and relationships. November 18, … Continued

Focus Groups for GBT2Q+ Guys

  Are you a gay, bi, trans, Two Spirit, queer (GBT2Q+) or other guy who is into guys in Calgary and area? We want your thoughts on some new and upcoming initiatives! We are hosting two focus groups this month, and looking for participants from the GBT2Q+ community. In the focus groups, participants will be asked their thoughts on some logos and graphics for an upcoming initiative, as well as be able to provide insight into the needs and wants … Continued