Entries by Action Canada

2017 SRH Week Survey

We want to hear your feedback so we can keep improving our campaign! Please complete our quick survey and let us know your thoughts (your answers will be anonymous). Click here to complete the survey

Hey Doctor, why aren’t you prescribing the abortion pill?

The newly available abortion pill (Mifegymiso) is everywhere in the news these days. Based on all the media coverage, you would think the World Health Organization’s “gold-standard” would be widely available, but so far, only a few doctors seem to be offering it. What gives? The drug is already available and used safely in over […]

Hey Nova Scotia, check out these SRH2017 events!

Sexual Health Nova Scotia (SHNS) has lots great activities planned for this Sexual and Reproductive Health Awareness Week. Here’s a glimpse: We’ve partnered with several public library branches across the province to have posters and book displays related to SRH Week. Several SHNS member-centres are doing pillow-themed interactive activities. We provide pillows and fabric markers, […]

Ready for some pillow talk Middlesex-London?

When we say pillow talk, we’re talking about “starting the conversation” with your healthcare provider to receive the best possible care. Open communication between healthcare providers and clients is crucial to sexual and reproductive health. We all have the right to sexual and reproductive health and care. You deserve to be treated with respect and […]

Webinar: Ready for Some Pillow Talk? Quick tips for Quality Care

This year, Sexual and Reproductive Health Awareness Week (SRH Week) will take place from February 12-18 with the theme: Ready for some pillow talk? The 2017 campaign builds on last year’s campaign by asking health care providers to “start the conversation” for the best possible care. As part of the campaign, Action Canada for Sexual […]

SRH Week in Amherst Nova Scotia!

This SRH Week, the Sexual Health Centre for Cumberland County (SHCCC) is involved in several activities! Here’s what you can expect: The Seniors Club in Wentworth has invited SHCCC to speak on Sexuality and Aging at Wentworth Recreation Centre, 7:30 p.m., on February 10 leading up to the national Week. On Monday, February 13 at […]

SRH Week in Manitoba!

Every February around Valentine’s Day, Sexual and Reproductive Health Awareness Week (SRH Week) is marked in communities across Canada. This year, SRH Week runs from February 12-18 with additional events in Manitoba before and after! Click here for a list of events! The Sexual Health Educators Network, made up of representatives from a variety of […]

Celebrate SRH Week with Opt!

Every year, Opt identifies a Sexual Health Champion worthy of recognition for outstanding contributions in sexual health. This year they are thrilled to honour Tru Wilson, Transgender Advocate and one of Vancouver Magazine’s 50 most powerful and influential people. Tru first made headlines when she filed a human rights complaint against her local Catholic school […]