Gender Affirming Care

Kennedy Community Health’s Gender Affirming Care Team provides comprehensive care to our transgender and gender diverse community within a primary care setting.

Services

Kennedy Community Health has a dedicated gender affirming health clinic that provides comprehensive care to our transgender and gender diverse patients.  In addition to this dedicated practice, we offer the following services:

  • Gender affirming hormone therapy and monitoring
  • Referrals for gender affirming surgery
  • Mental and behavioral health care
  • Comprehensive medical care, including gynecologic care and pregnancy care
  • STD/STI/HIV testing
  • PEP and PrEP
  • Non-medical patient navigation services

You must have a primary care provider at Kennedy Community Health to become a GAC patient. To establish as a GAC patient, please call our gender affirming health clinic queue number: 508-595-1160 and identify yourself as a patient interested in the gender affirming care program.

For more information on LGBTQ+ resources, click the documents below:

Community Resource Guide for Transgender and Non-Binary Patients

Kennedy Community Health LGBTQ Resource Guide

Do Ask Do Tell Brochure ENGLISH

Do Ask Do Tell Brochure SPANISH

Trans Lifeline

The Trevor Project Youth Crisis Line

Trans Emergency Fund

Massachusetts Transgender Political Coalition

Edward M. Kennedy Community Health Center, Inc. does not discriminate against any person because of age, race, color, religious creed, ethnicity, national origin, culture, language, socioeconomic status, sex, handicap (disability), veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression in the provision of or access to services and activities.