Get help with all aspects of the transition process for transgender people
For Communitiesasylum seeker or asylee, children (5-11 years old), LGBTQ+, transgender, gender nonconforming and/or nonbinary
Cost or feesClinical services are free with a valid health card. Without a valid health card, fees will apply.
Eligibility descriptionTo book an appointment, they will need your full name as it appears on your health card, birth date, and phone number. You do not need parental consent for any of the centre's appointments.
Call to make an appointment. You will need to speak to one of their medical administrators. They are always in the office Monday-Friday from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm (with the exception of holidays), but are not always in the office during evening clinics (Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:30 pm – 8:30 pm), so it is best to call during the day. They cannot book appointments over email or Facebook. You cannot book an appointment for someone else, even if they are your partner or child. They will need to speak with them directly. To book, they will need your full name as it appears on your health card, birth date, and phone number. You are also safe to share your pronouns and preferred name with our admin while booking. They will always refer to you as you prefer.
For more information on the centre's transgender health services visit the website. If you are coming to start the process for gender affirming hormones and/or medical transition, you will be a placed on a waitlist, which typically is 3-6 months. The administrator will let you know when to expect the call to book your first appointment. The admin will typically book your first three appointments all at once. Make sure you bring your valid provincial health card with you to your appointment. Clients without health cards are subject to doctors and lab fees. Do you have questions about the transition process? They can help.You are welcome to book an appointment with one of their doctors or nurses without being on the waitlist.
Halifax Sexual Health Centre
6009 Quinpool Road
Halifax , NS B3K 5J7
3,030.9 miles away Mon 8:30 am - 5 pm Tue - Thu 8:30 am - 8 pm Fri 8:30 am - 5 pm Sat - Sun Closed
The following Metro Transit buses stop within a minute of their door: #7, 9+, 17, 18, 32, 42, 80, 81 For bus scheduling details, call 902-480-8000 (or visit: https://www.halifax.ca/transportation/halifax-transit/routes-schedules). The office is wheelchair-accessible and scent-free. Closed on holidays.
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