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Our offices, clinics and classes are closed on Monday, February 20, 2017 for the Family Day holiday. Regular services resume on Tuesday, February 21.

 

 

SWAG (the Sex Workers Alliance Group) is very excited to offer a free wellness drop-in for folks who Sex Work. Event poster

The drop-in will have free massage, mental health services, acupuncture, sexual health services and food!

The drop-in is taking place Thursday February 16 from 5-7 p.m. at the Shelldale Community Centre, 20 Shelldale Cres. in Guelph. 

No health insurance or health care are needed. All genders welcome. Bus tickets available.

For more information visit the SWAG Guelph/Wellington Facebook page.

Services available at the drop-in

  • Massage
  • Mental health services
  • Sexual health services
  • Acupuncture
  • Harm reduction supplies
  • Social space
  • Food
  • Child minding (upon request)

What is sex work?

It can include sexual services in exchange for money, housing, food, drugs, etc.

For more information

Contact Sarah from HIV/AIDS Resources and Community Health at communitydevelopment@archguelph.ca or call 519-763-2255 ext. 161.

 

This event is organized by the Sex Workers’ Ally Group of Guelph/Wellington.

The STOP program delivers research-based, cost-free smoking cessation workshops in local communities. 

 Eligible participants will:

  • Attend an educational session
  • Receive a five-week course of nicotine patches

Workshop will be held on Tuesday, March 7, 2017, 6:00-9:00 p.m., Guelph.

To learn more, see if you qualify, and to register, contact:

Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health
1-800-265-7293 ext. 4020

Confidentiality assured.

For more detailed information on the STOP program, please call 416-535-8501 x4455 or email stop.study@camh.ca. CAMH is a research and teaching hospital fully affiliated with the University of Toronto and is a Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization Collaborating Centre. For information on other CAMH treatment programs and services, visit www.camh.ca or call 416-535-8501 (1-800-463-6273).

STOP Study Poster

The agenda and reports for Wednesday’s Board of Health meeting are now available. Please note this February 1 meeting will be held at the Guelph office, 160 Chancellors Way.

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