Trans-Friendly Healthcare Providers

Bay Area Trans-Specific Medical Providers: Lyon-Martin is a trans and queer specific provider in San Francisco (accepts Medi-cal) UCSF’s Center of Excellence for Transgender Health is well known for their amazing trans health services and has many resources as well Dr. Maddie Deutsch, transgender health specialist at UCSF St. James Infirmary Dimensions, providing various free…

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Learn About Gender Diversity

I provide trainings and consultations for clinics and other spaces in the Bay Area. Learn how to make your clinic or company a trans-inclusive space! Learn more about working with trans clients! You may mix and match a training from the following options: Gender 101 Intensive (1-2 hours) Gender as a basic concept, basic vocabulary, and intro to…

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Hormones and Surgery

Your access to hormones and surgery, and the steps you need to take to obtain them, are determined by both your state laws and your insurance company policies. Either your state or your insurance company may require you to be diagnosed with gender dysphoria in order to access hormones and/or surgery. In other cases, you…

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Body Positivity Resources

Books: FAT!SO? by Marilyn Wann Lessons from the Fat-O-Sphere by Kate Harding and Marianne Kirby Health at Every Size by Linda Bacon, PhD Size-inclusive yoga videos: Big Girls Code Websites: Fat Owners Manual Thin Privilege Dances with Fat HAES Community Friend of Marilyn Cat and Dragon Body Love Wellness Fat Feminist Queer Disability Navigating…

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Mental Health Resources

Can’t find a provider or have a crisis? Call this hotline. (877) 565-8860   TRANS LIFE LINE CRISIS & SUICIDE HOTLINE Trans Lifeline is a non-profit dedicated to the well being of transgender people. This is the first crisis and suicide hotline in the U.S. that is staffed by transgender people for transgender people. Trans Lifeline…

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LGBTQ Youth & LGBTQ Parenting

For LGBTQ Kids: Pacific Center Youth Groups Rainbow Day Camp LGBTQ Youth Space Larkin Street BAYC Youth Dimensions Gender Spectrum Posi Images SF LGBT Center Youth Groups UCSF Child and Adolescent Center homeless LGBTQ youth, homeless LGBTQI-2S youth, HRC’s guide to youth coming out, providers working with youth, provider guide, provider checklist free or cheap…

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Herbs to Support Hormones

Learn about Herbs to Support Hormones: Feminizing Herbs Trans Bodies Trans Selves Brown Boi Project Health Guide Women Lovin Resources at the UCSF Library The Homestead Apothecary (a queer-friendly herb shop in North Oakland) Trans Natural workshop with Kara Sigler at Homestead Apothecary The Ohlone Center (an herb school in Berkeley) Information on herbs for…

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