What we offer:

  • Primary Health Care in a non-judgmental and caring environment
  • Providers that are trained and experienced
  • Access to medication and hormonal therapy for transitioning including monitoring and filling out government forms
  • Access and referrals to experienced mental health professionals that can support you through this journey
  • Referrals for Gender-Affirming Surgery (GRS) including assistance with all related OHIP and specialist forms
  • Referrals for mental health support as needed
  • Ongoing care during hormonal therapy, prepping for surgery and care after surgery

Local Resources

Sexuality and Gender Equity (SAGE) Thunder Bay – Community support group to improve the health and well being of LGBTQ people for adults and teens

Thunder Pride Association – A safe, supportive and empowering community for 2SLGBTIAQ+

Lakehead University Pride Central – Pride Central is a lobbying, advocacy, peer support and referral service centre that provides a safe space for lesbian, gay,
bisexual, transgender, two-spirit and queer students and community members.

Gender Journeys  A free 8-week group that explores gender identity and roles and will provide reliable, up to date information on these topics.
The group is also designed to create a space to foster community support and connection. This group will respect the diversity of gender expressions.

The Other 10% – A safe space for LBGTTIQA+ 12 to 25 years old

Additional Resources

Rainbow Health Ontario

World Professional Association for Transgender Health

LGBTQI2S+ Support Lines

Lesbian Gay Bi Trans Youthline

  • Call toll-free 1-800-268-9688 or
  • SMS or texting to 1-647-694-4275

Trans Lifeline (for Canadian callers)

Our Services

We support and empower families and communities committed to preserving their culture and to living a balanced, traditional way of life while achieving optimal health and social well-being.

Aboriginal Health Access Centre

Anishnawbe Mushkiki provides culturally safe, comprehensive care empowering patients through their health and wellness journey.  We offer health promotion, primary and traditional approaches to patient and family centred care.

Many of our programs are provided in partnership with other organizations in locations throughout Thunder Bay.

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