Location: Foothills Medical Centre
Provides assessment and support for individuals throughout their transition by facilitating connection to hormone providers and / or gender-affirming surgeries.This clinic provides:
comprehensive assessment regarding gender identity
treatment of co-occurring mental health concerns (e.g. mood and anxiety related to gender)
education and support regarding social transition (e.g. family, work, legal document changes)
referrals to access hormones and / or surgery required for transition
This clinic provides:
Foothills Medical Centre
Monday8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Closed weekends and holidays.
Persons 18 years of age and older who are questioning their gender identity or who are wanting to socially / medically transition.
Referrals are necessary for service, please provide as much detail as possible as to reason for referral to assist in triage and to reduce delay in getting accepted into the program.
Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.
A referral is needed from a doctor, psychologist, or social worker. For urgent matters, please call the clinic. For all other referrals, mail or fax referral letter, including relevant health records.
Typical wait times for this service are variable and range from 12-24 months but typically closer to 24 months.