August 23, 2019

Yoga with HIM

Want to increase your flexibility? Circulation? Overall health and well-being? HIM has an amazing team of very talented volunteers who are offering drop-in Yoga sessions! WHEN: Fridays – 7:00pm – 8:30pm WHERE: Scotiabank Dance Centre – 677 Davie St., 4th floor HOW: Just drop in any Friday before 7pm or call us for more information…Read more »

August 26, 2019


Want to expand your social network and connect with other gay, bi, queer men, in Abbotsford? Connections is a group for guys 19+ to come together to talk about life experiences, connect with peers and build a circle of support. Come as you are, bring a friend, and your ideas. Topics and activities are decided…Read more »

August 27, 2019

Yoga with HIM in New Westminster

Join HIM for yoga in New West – a fun, upbeat way to keep healthy and meet new people. A no pressure way to meet other like minded individuals and join together to build better yoga practices. This facilitated group respects everyone’s lifestyle choices and is a judgement-free, safer, private, and respectful space for everyone attending.…Read more »

News at HiM
Labour Day Health Centres Closure

In honour of the upcoming Labour Day public holiday, our HIM office as well as our HIM Health Centres on Davie Street, on Commercial Drive, and in Abbotsford will be closed on Monday, September 2nd. Regular health centre and office hours will resume on Tuesday, September 3rd. Please refer to regular health centre hours. For…Read more »

Vancouver’s Falling HIV Rates: A Community Effort

You may have read the news that the number of people becoming HIV positive has fallen 52% since 2011 in Vancouver, Richmond, the North Shore, and Coast-Garibaldi. A record low of 86 people in the region were diagnosed with HIV in 2018, which is a substantial decrease from 178 new cases in 2011. This year,…Read more »

HIM’S Smoking Cessation Resources

There’s plenty of quit smoking ads and safety warnings about smoking out there, but you might be interested to find out about gay, bi, two-spirit, queer and other guys into guys (GBT2Q guys) and our smoking habits. HIM now has a smoking cessation resource filled with interesting facts about how stress, relationships and advertising affect…Read more »

Summer events

Looking for social or fitness groups to hang with other like-minded guys? Check out HIM’s exciting line-up of upcoming workshops and events in your neighbourhood. Yoga, Learn to Run, condom packaging, Dragon Boating, Tango Argentina, etc….are just to name a few. New activities added regularly, so be sure to check back regularly! Check out our…Read more »

HIM now offers EXPRESS TESTING at our HIM on Davie Health Centre.

Life on the go? But, you still want to take care of your sexual health through regular testing? Have you tested with HIM before? Then, Express Testing at HIM on Davie might be right for you. Express Testing is a convenient and fast way to get ROUTINE HIV/STI tests done. Routine samples will be collected…Read more »

Condom Packaging

Looking for a great way to give back? Join us at the Pumpjack Pub from 6-9pm to help cram, stuff, and pack condoms and lube into tight little packages. While you’re there you can chat with your fellow volunteers and finish the evening off with a meal from one of the fabulous restaurants in the…Read more »

Give HIM a Hand.

Keep more in your pants. You already know that each donation you’ve made to a registered charity between January 1 and December 31 can reduce the amount of income tax you’ll have to pay on your 2018 taxes. You know that Health Initiative for Men is also a charity. But did you know that for…Read more »

Health Centres Temporary Closure

Please note the following temporary closures to some of our Health Centres: NEW WEST: Closed on August 9 and August 30 For SURREY: Closed on Thursday August 15

Health Initiative for Men respectfully acknowledges that we are privileged to be working within the ceded and unceded, ancestral, traditional, and shared territories of the Coast Salish people.

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