LGBTQIA+ stands for Lesbian, Gay, Bi, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, Intersex, Asexual, Aromantic, Agender, plus other groups
Callen-Lorde – A comprehensive, sensitive primary and sexual healthcare and wellness center.
Callen-Lorde also provides an affirming environment for trans and nonconforming patients who can receive hormone therapy and engage with a primary care provider and/or a mental health provider to address the full spectrum of health and wellness needs. Comprehensive HIV-related care is delivered by culturally competent specialists, offered in conjunction with care coordination and case management, and provides assistance to patients in navigating housing, health benefits, and immigration issues in order to remove barriers to care.
Chelsea: 356 West 18th St., New York, NY 10011 (212) 271-7200
Bronx: 3144 3rd Ave, Bronx, NY 10451 (718) 215-1800
Brooklyn: 40 Flatbush Ave Ext, Brooklyn, NY 11201 (212) 271-7200
Thea Spyer Center: 230 West 17th St, New York, NY 10011 (212) 271-7200
ON-CALL PROVIDERS: Callen-Lorde Providers are available outside of clinical hours. To contact an on-call provider when the health center is closed, please call 212-271-7200 or 718-215-1800 and you will be forwarded to the call service. All services offered at all locations unless otherwise noted. They accept a range of payment and insurance options including a sliding scaled for the uninsured.
Gay Men’s Health Crisis (GMHC) – World’s first HIV/AIDS service organization working to end the AIDS epidemic and uplift the lives of all affected.
GMHC Main Office & Testing Center
307 West 38th Street, New York, NY 10018-9502 (212) 367-1000
Programs include The Trans Equity Health Program which offers workshops on issues specifically relevant to the health and well-being of TGNCNB people. Most services require you to enroll as a client. The first step is to meet with an intake specialist. Walk-in appointments are available Tuesday-Thursday, 9:30 am-4:30 pm. Monday and Friday hours are by appointment only. You can make an appointment by calling 212-367-1057 or email: email@example.com.
Gaycenter.org – The Center provides a range of programs, services and counseling options to help LGBT communities protect and preserve their health.
208 W 13 St, New York, NY 10011 (212) 620-7310
LGBT Care Mount Sinai
Locations in Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan
Center for Transgender Medicine and Surgery – The Mount Sinai Center for Transgender Medicine and Surgery (CTMS) delivers advanced care for transgender and non-binary people.
Planned Parenthood – New York – Transgender services are some of of they provide
LGBT National Help Center – Hotlines, programs, and services
New York City Local Hotline: 212-989-0999
The Trevor Project – The leading national organization with trained counselors and specialists providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning youth.
Crisis hotline: 1 (866) 488-7386
Text START to 678678
healthywomen.org – Health Care Access for Transgender Women
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) – Lesbian, Gay, Bixsexual and Transgender Health
HIV/AIDS Resources – click here for more resources
Find HIV Testing & Prevention Services Near You – (CDC)
(CDC) – “PrEP” (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis) treatment: daily medication for HIV/AIDS negative people who are at high-risk of getting HIV that can greatly reduce the chance of getting it if exposed
(CDC) – “PEP” (Post-Exposure Prophylaxis) treatment: emergency-only medication for people who are HIV/AIDS negative, taken within 72 hours of possible exposure
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) – “HIV Undetectable = Untransmittable (U=U), or Treatment as Prevention”: “ART” (Antiretroviral Therapy) is a daily medication for people who are HIV/AIDS positive that reduces the amount of HIV in the blood to undetectable levels low enough to be untransmittable