I’ve known about the general awesomeness of Family Tree Clinic for a while, but I’ve only recently become aware of their LGBTQ Health Initiative.
As Family Tree discusses on its website, “Family Tree Clinic is
committed to improving the health of lesbian, gay, bisexual,
transgender, and queer individuals through affordable, respectful sexual
health care and education.”
It’s a good place to get tested, get an annual exam, and/or generally
look after your sexual health. If you’ve been putting off taking care
of your sexual health because you hate having to justify or discuss your
body/gender/sexuality with your doctor, ditch them and go to Family
Tree instead. (This is advice I also need to take. My doctor is always
shitty to me about my weight and somehow I still end up going to see
They even have fertility and conception classes
that are specifically oriented towards LGBTQ people. So, if you’re
looking to get knocked up, Family Tree is the place to get information
from people who won’t assume they know your gender identity or sexual
orientation. Their next LGBTQ fertility seminar is coming up July 12.