General Health Care

image of a primary care physician wearing a sweater and pants, helping a patient with their blood pressure; the patient has short blue hair, a blue sweater, and is using a wheelchair. illustration by sam bradd

 GENERAL HEALTH CARE

•including primary and preventative health care
•pelvic exams
•chest exams
•pre- and post-op support
•hormone support, and
•mental health support

 OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY

• learn what to expect post-operatively (activity limitations and restrictions, dilation schedules, etc)
• learn how to manage daily activities with post-operative limitations and restrictions (getting in/out of bed, sleeping, washing, dressing, stretching, energy conservation techniques)
• tips for scar management
• strategies for pain management
• can provide general advice if you have a ICBC or WorkSafeBC claim

FREE HORMONE INJECTION EQUIPMENT

•including education about safe hormone injection techniques

EDUCATION, ADVOCACY AND REFERRALS

•education about hormones, gender confirmation surgeries, sexual health, harm reduction, etc.
•advocacy letters
•surgical referrals

STI/HIV TESTING

•STI, HIV, and Hep C testing