The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists endorses equitable treatment for lesbians and bisexual women and their families, not only for direct health care needs, but also for indirect health care issues.
Practice tools for an Alberta-specific approach to assessment and management of health care needs which are known to be prevalent in the transgender population. Produced by the Accelerating Change Transformation Team, 2019.
UCSF’s Center of Excellence for Transgender Health (Trans CoE) has a mission to increase access to comprehensive, effective, and affirming health care services for trans and gender diverse communities.
Transgender Health Program (THP) seeks to promote and support knowledgeable and comprehensive care to transgender and gender-nonconforming (TGNC) persons in an environment that is comfortable, safe, and affirming, 2015.
Planning for My Care is part of Proud, Prepared and Protected – a series of resources to support 2SLGBTQ+ inclusive palliative care. These products were developed by people who identify as Two-Spirit & LGBTQ+ and the Canadian Virtual Hospice, 2021.
Describes specific barriers to effective depression treatment encountered by lesbian, bisexual/pansexual and other sexual minority women, and trans people of all genders. Produced by Health Systems and Health Equity Research Group, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration presents an overview of current health issues among lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) populations. This kit aims to create awareness among prevention specialists and healthcare providers of the needs, experiences, and health status of LGBT Americans, 2012.
LGBTQ population face higher risks for mental health issues due to effects of discrimination and the social determinants of health. This information was compiled by Rainbow Health Ontario and CMHA Ontario.