Trans* Health Care Resources in the DMV

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Trans*Health Clinics

Whitman Walker Clinic Transgender Health Program Hormone therapy (MtF, FtM), general clinical services and health care, STD/HIV screening, therapy, referrals, etc.

Chase-Brexton Health Services (locations in Baltimore, Columbia, Easton and Randallstown): Hormone therapy, mental health, addictions treatment, STD screenings, HIV care, dental and nutritional services, case management, counseling, general health care clinic

Planned Parenthood Gender Affirming Care at our health centers includes hormone prescriptions and linkage to additional care as needed. You must be 18 years of age or older to access these services.

STAR TRACK Adolescent Health Program at University of Maryland School of Medicine Your Trans Care (YTC) is a specialty program for transgender people 12 to 24 years old looking for excellent health care. YTC offers primary care and a range of unique services for transgender individuals and their friends, family, and significant others. Our trans specific services include: – free support provided by transgender peer navigators – access and management of hormone therapy & puberty blockers – trans affirming gynecological services – Individual and group counseling for transgender people – customized support and guidance for families, friends, and partners of transgender clients – counseling, referrals, clinical letter of support, and coordination for gender affirming surgery – medical and non-medical case management – transgender specific health education workshops and materials.

Johns Hopkins Center for Transgender Health The mission of the Johns Hopkins Center for Transgender Health is to reduce health care disparities and improve the overall health of the transgender community through world-class clinical care, medical education and research. Embracing diversity and inclusion, the Center for Transgender Health provides affirming, objective, person-centered care to improve health and enhance wellness; educates interdisciplinary health care professionals to provide culturally competent, evidence-based care; informs the public on transgender health issues; and advances medical knowledge by conducting biomedical research. (note: JHH has a complex history with transgender communities.)

Trans* Health Provider Lists & Databases

US HRT Informed Consent Map from Erin

DCATS – Trans Wellness Information Network (TransWIN)

Rad Remedy Find Provider

TGEA Resource Page

TransPulse Resource Locator

Callen-Lorde: Gender Confirming/GRS Surgeon List and Resources

Callen-Lorde Surgeon List

Health, Social, Legal Service, and Advocacy

HIPS (Helping Individual Prostitutes Survive) mobile and in-house Syringe exchange, safer sex materials and HIV testing and counseling; street outreach; peer education and case management; client advocacy for trans people and sex workers; 24/7 Hotline (1-800-676-HIPS)

TransLAW: Trans Legal Advocates of Washington Provides Free Gender and Name Change Clinic; provides training to legal service organizations and law professionals

La Clínica del Pueblo Clinical health services, mental health and substance abuse programs, social services, HIV prevention and support groups primarily for low income people and the Latina/o community, including programming for trans people.

Us Helping Us, People Into Living Inc. HIV prevention services primarily for Black gay and bisexual men, MSM, people living with HIV/AIDS and transgender individuals including support groups, retreats, counseling, case management and outreach.

Trans Healthcare MD promotes trans wellness throughout Maryland by increasing access to affirming services and resources, while nurturing young trans leadership.

Support and Recovery in Washington, D.C.

Alternative Health Associates (Alexandria): Trans friendly laser hair removal, electrolysis, comprehensive skin care, and different types of therapeutic massage.

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