COVID-19 Updates

SERC offices are open again after a brief holiday break. We are continuing to do our part in reducing the spread of COVID-19, including offering many of our programs and services remotely to help keep our communities safer. We ask that folks either phone or e-mail before visiting our office(s): Winnipeg: (204) 982-7800 or … Read More

Vaccine Drop-In

In partnership with the Manitoba Association of Community Health, the Manitoba Harm Reduction Network, and Prairie Mountain Health, we are pleased to announce an upcoming Vaccine Drop-In on Thursday, December 16 from 2:00 – 6:00 pm at 701 Rosser Avenue in Brandon, MB. Drop in to get your first, second, or third COVID vaccine, or… Read More

Holiday Closures

Please note that both SERC Winnipeg and Brandon offices will close at noon on Friday, December 24 and will be closed until Monday, January 3 (inclusive). We will re-open to the public Tuesday, January 4, 2022. If you require safer sex supplies or other harm reduction supplies from either office, please request enough supplies to… Read More

Second Place: Bentley Awards of Excellence

We are absolutely thrilled to be the recipient of a 2021 Helen and Fred Bentley Awards of Excellence from Action Canada for Sexual Health and Rights! The Helen and Fred Bentley Awards of Excellence recognize sexual health innovation and leadership in communities across Canada. We are so honoured to receive second place for our Knowledge… Read More

Virtual Workshop Series: Talking With Your Children About Sexuality

After a very successful virtual workshop series in the Spring, we’re pleased to announce a repeat of the series for parents/guardians/caregivers: Talking With Your Children About Sexuality. Please join us for the following interactive Zoom workshops: Talking With Your Children About Sexuality, Talking With Your Children About Sexuality for Newcomers 2STLGBQ+ Supportive Parenting The sessions… Read More

Teen Talk Website: Content Recovered!

On August 30, 2021, we shared that the Teen Talk website was down. Later, we shared in a public communication that we had learned the website server had been hacked, the backups deleted, and that the content was not recoverable. Fortunately, thanks to our IT support, the full Teen Talk website has been recovered! All… Read More

Teen Talk Website Down!

Looking for Teen Talk? Unfortunately, their website is down. Teen Talk is a program of SERC, so youth health education workshops can still be booked online by clicking here. For information or resources normally available on the Teen Talk website, please e-mail For information about sexuality and sexual health, click here. To ask an… Read More

Masks Still Required at SERC

In an effort to continue protecting our communities, masks are still required for SERC staff and visitors at both our Winnipeg and Brandon locations. Staff will still be required to self-screen before attending either office, and visitors can expect to be asked COVID-19 screening questions at the doors. Disposable masks are available for visitors, and… Read More

New Fundraiser Through One Great City Brewing Co.

One Great City Brewing Co. is running a fundraiser in support of SERC! They’ve released a beautiful pink beer called Summer Love – a tart, refreshing Raspberry Lemonade Kolsch. $1.00 from each can of Summer Love will be donated to SERC programming, and we are so grateful for the support. Summer Love is now available… Read More

2STLGBQ+ COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

SERC Brandon is pleased to host a COVID-19 vaccine clinic, taking place June 28, 2021 from 2:00 – 7:00 pm at the Brandon office: Unit B, 345-10th Street. This clinic is for 2STLGBQ+ folks, and anyone needing a safe and comfortable place to be vaccinated. Individuals wishing to be vaccinated must be 18 years of… Read More