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Transgender Day of Remembrance: reflection & commitmentTransgender Day of Remembrance: reflection & commitmentAs members and allies of trans, Two-Spirit and queer communities, the team at Trans Care BC stands in solidarity with people throughout the world on Transgender Day of Remembrance (Monday, November 20, 2017).
Peer & Community Supports Funding, Island Health region AnnouncementPeer & Community Supports Funding, Island Health region AnnouncementTrans Care BC is pleased to announce 10 projects that have been awarded peer & community support funding in the Island Health region.
Gender JourneysGender JourneysTrans Care BC is pleased to announce that a new support group model, called Gender Journeys, will be piloted in six locations across the province this fall.
Upper Surgery UpdateUpper Surgery UpdateThe Vancouver-based plastic surgeon, Dr. Bowman, whose office holds the central waitlist for upper surgeries (chest and breast) has been off on a leave since October 2016.
CALL Out!<img alt="" src="/transgender/PublishingImages/calloutlbanner20170228.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />CALL Out!After six years of good work across BC, federal funding for the CALL Out! initiative under Vancouver Coastal Health has come to an end but this important work continues in new ways with CALL Out! staff having moved over to work with Trans Care BC.
BC Human Rights Code amended to include explicit protection for gender identity, expressionBC Human Rights Code amended to include explicit protection for gender identity, expressionThe BC government passed Bill 27, Human Rights Code Amendment Act, 2016, to include “gender identity or expression” among the protected grounds covered by the BC Human Rights Code on July 25, 2016.
Update on fire at Montreal surgical centreUpdate on fire at Montreal surgical centreThe Centre Metropolitain de Chirurgie (CMC) announced that major recontruction is underway following the May 2, 2016 fire at its hospital centre and will be completed the week of August 15, 2016.
Orlando shooting<img alt="" src="/phsa-news-site/PublishingImages/Orlando%20vigil%20long.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />Orlando shootingTrans Care BC staff and staff at the PHSA Transgender Health Information Program send love, compassion and solidarity to all those affected by the act of violence and hate that took place in Orlando on June 12, 2016.

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