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Here for Transgender People

People of transgender and gender non-binary (TGNB) experience often face widespread discrimination and misunderstanding from health care providers. As a consequence, many persons of transgender experience do not have safe access to primary and preventive healthcare.
We're here to offer a trans-affirmative environment where clients can be linked to sexual health services, social and support groups, as well as engage in an ongoing relationship with a primary care provider and/or a mental health provider to address the full spectrum of health and wellness needs.
We also provide linkage to services tailored for clients of transgender experience that need additional support. Our staff offer information, assistance and referrals regarding benefits and entitlements, including insurance, housing, and linkages to other supportive services.

Trans Health Services include:

  • Linkage to Primary Care
  • Linkage to Chest/Breast Health
  • Hormone Care
  • Pelvic Wellness Exams; PAP Tests
  • Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) Screenings & Treatment
  • HIV/AIDS Testing, Treatment & Prevention, including PrEP and PEP
  • Harm Reduction Counseling
  • Sexual Health Workshops. See Sexual Health page

social & support groups


TransGeneration promotes the exploration of gender in a positive & affirming environment. We meet for discussion, friendship, social activities, & support. Meetings are held twice monthly.

Dates: Third Monday of each month
Location: The Pride Center 200 S Elmwood Avenu, Buffalo, NY 14201
Time: 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Dates: First Tuesday of each month
Location: Spot Coffee 227 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, NY 14202
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 pm
For more information or to enroll, call 716-852-7743 or send an email to proudones@pridecenterwny.org

upcoming special EVENTS 2018

  • Gender Rebels Open Mic SeriesSummer/Fall 2018
  • Trans Beach Day, Saturday, July 28, 2018
  • Trans Wellness Conference, Thursday, September 20, 2018
  • Trans Potluck, MondayNovember 19, 2018

Additional Resources:

Mental Health Resources

Transgender Groups