News & Updates

Instagram Contest

We are running a contest on our Instagram page the week of December 7 – 11, 2020. All participants will be entered to win a free ticket to our Valentine’s Day Soirée. In addition to receiving a free ticket to the event, the winner will automatically be entered to win our Red Velvet Door Prize… Read More

SERC’s Valentine’s Day Soirée!

In honour of Sexual and Reproductive Health Awareness Week in Canada, we are hosting a virtual fundraising event in support of the vital programs and services that SERC delivers to Manitobans. This exciting virtual gathering will engage, educate, and illuminate our communities in pursuit of a society that celebrates sexuality throughout life! Join us on Valentine’s Day, Sunday, February 14 from 7:00… Read More

COVID-19 Restrictions: Impacts for SERC

Beginning Thursday, November 12, 2020, the province of Manitoba moves into the red, or Critical, level on the Pandemic Response System. These latest restrictions will have minimal impact on our work at SERC. We will continue to offer services primarily through virtual platforms, instead of in-person. If you need to visit one of our offices,… Read More

Webinar Series: Reducing Stigma Related to STBBIs, Sexuality & Substance Use

SERC is pleased to participate in the Canadian Public Health Association‘s webinar series, Reducing Stigma Related to STBBIs, Sexuality & Substance Use, joining Moyo Health & Community Services and Centre for Sexuality to present the following webinar: Building Organizational Capacity to Better Serve LGBTQ2S+ Communities, taking place November 12, 2020 at 1:00 pm ET (noon… Read More

Upcoming Virtual Session

Let’s Talk: Sex Ed Do you know of any youth that are homeschooling, or learning remotely this school year? We are hosting a Zoom session, Let’s Talk: Sex Ed, November 26 from 1:00 – 2:30 pm. The session is ideal for youth ages 12 – 18, and will include information on anatomy, birth control, sexually… Read More

Partnership: Translation Project

Approximately one year ago, SERC began a translation project partnership with Mount Carmel Clinic. We provided English resources for translation on topics like consent, sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and birth control. Mount Carmel Clinic project managed the process and provided translation to develop “Sexual Health in Canada” booklets that are available in several different languages,… Read More

Stories & Insights

Coming Soon… The past year has brought about many changes within SERC. While our programming has shifted and adapted, our values and beliefs remain the same and we continue to promote sexual health by providing high quality education to a variety of audiences. Our staff have a collective wealth of experience, expertise and knowledge, and… Read More

Youth Programming Updates

COVID-19 has considerably changed the way that community-based organizations deliver programming. SERC has designed a plan for youth programming that ensures we can safely continue to offer school and community-based workshops for youth by adapting to changing classroom and program needs. This year, there are many options to invite us into your spaces that align… Read More

COVID-19 Screening Questions

As we resume services, including in-person sessions, we continue to follow all necessary guidelines to prevent the transmission of COVID-19. All staff will continue to self-screen daily. Prior to facilitating in-person sessions, we ask that that our hosts review the attached COVID-19 Screening Questions Checklist with all participants. If the checklist advises any participants Not… Read More