LGBTQ Wellness Centre, The

Trans-Affirming Medical Care


Description
Provides affirming medical care for transgender people and for gay and bisexual people.

Service provides:

  • specialized health care services to transgender and lesbian, gay, bisexual, and queer (LGBTQ) people

Depending on individual needs this can include:

  • hormone care and endocrinology
  • gynecology
  • surgical referrals
  • fertility advising
  • general practice medicine
  • LGBTQ-affirming pharmacy
  • hair removal services (subsidized fee for service)
  • pre- and post-surgical care for gender-related procedures
Key Provider: physicians, nurses, social workers, aestheticians
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer / questioning plus (LGBTQ+) people
Limited services available for children. Contact for details. 
Application Process
Service Access: By Appointment, To access service:
  • self-referral is preferred using intake form on the website (professional referrals can also be submitted)
Depending on the service required, appointments can be delivered in person, by phone, and over the web. Intake to Wellness Centre services begins with completing the intake form posted on the website and having an intake meeting with the agency. From this point referrals will be made to all applicable services.Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

The waiting period varies depending on the service. Contact for details. 

Telephone
587-635-3130
Fax
780-432-5744
Web Site
http://ww.wellnesscentreab.ca
Email
info@wellnesscentreab.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: Yes,

Fees are not charged except for hair removal services which are offered on a sliding scale.

Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
July 9, 2021
Address
9117 82 Avenue
Edmonton, AB, T6C 0Z4
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Hours of Operation
Mon
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tue
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wed
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thu
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Fri
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM