Federal Candidates Answer Questions of LGBT2Q+ Concern - Kelowna
Paid Peer Volunteer Opportunity With HIM (Interior Health Region)
09/18/2021

Paid Peer Volunteer Opportunity With HIM (Interior Health Region)

Health Initiative for Men (HIM) is excited to announce the launch of our Community Connectors Program. The goal of this new program is to create a team of self-identified GBQ (gay, bisexual, and queer) Two Spirit and gender diverse people across the Interior of BC to assist HIM with implementing a robust online and in -person outreach program.

H Health Initiative for Men
AIDS Conferences and the Power of Protest
09/17/2021

AIDS Conferences and the Power of Protest

In June 1989, when the HIV and AIDS epidemic had ravaged its way across most of the planet, the scientific community congregated in Montreal for the Fifth Annual International AIDS Conference. Delegates from around the world flew in to attend, and though they represented different countries, they shared a commonality: not one of them was afflicted with AIDS.

M Maya Linsley
Memo from Interior Health Authority Regarding Increased Access to PrEP
09/15/2021

Memo from Interior Health Authority Regarding Increased Access to PrEP

The BCCDC and Interior Health are partnering together on a pilot project to help facilitate access to Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) for individuals living in and around Penticton, Nelson, Vernon, Kamloops, Kelowna, and Cranbrook who face barriers to accessing through local means. Eligible clients may be identified through PRICK test events or through local community partners such as HIM, Options for Sexual Health and CBRC.

I Interior Health
Just Ask: Consent Primer
09/07/2021

Just Ask: Consent Primer

A few weeks ago, we discussed the importance of healthy communication, a primer to start talking about a vital aspect of all interactions: consent.

J Jayme Tucker
It's Complicated
08/31/2021

It's Complicated

Last week we went over some terms on the asexual and aromantic spectrum, and this week we’re going to take a look at some relationship styles.

J Jayme Tucker
Election Issues - Queer Community Edition
08/29/2021

Election Issues - Queer Community Edition

Elections are the time for promises, and you can bet many of them will never be fulfilled. Why is that? Is it because we let them get away with it? When the election is over, many of us lose interest and put politics on snooze until the next time.

W Wilbur Turner
Communication is the Foundation
08/27/2021

Communication is the Foundation

Welcome to a brand new column series discussing sexual and relationship health, wellness, and education. We’ll be touching on topics ranging from consent to toys for all bodies, to STI prevention, to healthy boundaries in relationships!

J Jayme Tucker
The ABCs of Ace/Aro
08/24/2021

The ABCs of Ace/Aro

Last week we went over the basics of asexuality and aromanticism, and this week we’re gonna go over some of the terms and identities present on the ace/aro spectrum.

J Jayme Tucker