The Women's Health Collective is a non-profit organization that provides a safe & welcoming environment for all women seeking health information and services
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We are still open as respite site! You can access our drop-in Mondays thru Fridays between 11am-7pm. We offer hot lunch and snacks, beverages, hygiene items, clothing, access to washrooms, a safe space to sit down, and limited access to computers.

Free yoga classes are back on Tuesdays, noon to 1pm!

If you are an existing patient and you urgently need to reach your NP, please call 604-875-3290. Please note the NPs are unable to take on new patients.

If you are experiencing a high fever, new cough, and severe difficulty breathing, please attend an urgent care centre in your area.

The COVID19 testing site in the DTES is now located at 429 Alexander street (previously at 611 Powell St.)

If you are looking for medical information about COVID-19: Call: 8-1-1 (available in 100+ languages)

If you are looking for non-medical information about COVID-19:

  • Call: 1-888-COVID-19 (available in 100+ languages)
  • Text: 604-630-0300
Opening Hours

Drop-in Centre / Respite site

Monday to Friday 11am-7pm
*Closed Dec 24th, 25th, + Jan 1st

Nurse Practitioner – Community Clinic

Closed until further notice.

Existing clients, call: 604-875-3290

New clients – no openings at this time

Medical records must be faxed to 604-875-3009

Counselling (By Appointment)

Wellness Counselling Services

Available on a limited basis, visit our counselling page to sign up for the waitlist form.

NEW! Naturopathic clinic and Community acupuncture

Naturopathic clinic open Wednesdays 5:30pm-8:30pm or Fridays 9:30am-4:30pm
Community acupuncture Fridays 9:30am-11:30am
Note: naturopathic clinic and community acupuncture operate on a staggered schedule:

  • January 2021 Dates:
    Friday 8th & 15th
    Wednesday 20th & 27th
  • Feb/March 2021 Dates:
    Friday 5th & 12th
    Wednesday 17th & 24th
Please call (604) 736-5262 to make your first appointment!

Pilates All Levels (Drop-In)

Closed until further notice

Yoga (Drop-In)

Tuesday 12-noon till 1pm

Healing Touch (by appointment)

Closed until further notice.

Please Note: We are a Scent-Free Space

Thank you for your consideration

About Us

We at the Vancouver Women’s Health Collective are a non-profit organization helping self-identified women foster health, wellness and equity through feminist approaches to advocacy, shared knowledge and low-barrier programs and services.

Donations welcome!

We are gladly accepting donations of clean clothing, lightly used makeup, oral hygiene products, and new socks & underwear! Thank you!

Read VWHC’s report on Women’s Health, Wellness, and Equity in Vancouver and the DTES

Through focus groups and interviews with 16 different non-profit, health care, and funding organizations, this report sheds light on the contemporary challenges for feminist-oriented organizations working to achieve health equity for our neighborhoods and community.

Read Now (PDF)