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Transgender Hormone Therapy

Programs that offer hormone replacement therapy for transgender individuals who are beginning the anatomical and psychological transition to another sex and gender. The therapy involves taking estrogen (for male-to-female transition) or testosterone (for female-to-male transition) before, during, and after the surgical transition. The purpose of hormone therapy is to change the physical appearance of the individual to look like the other sex and to feel comfortable. The feminizing effects of estrogen and the masculinizing effects of testosterone may appear after the first couple of doses, though it may be several years before a person is satisfactorily transitioned.

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Thru: University of Rochester Medical Center

Eligibility:
Ages 25 and younger.
Languages:
American Sign Language, Braille
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Strong Memorial Hospital

601 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY

Thru: Planned Parenthood of Central and Western New York

Eligibility:
None.
Languages:
Acholi, Afrikaans, Akan, Albanian, American Sign Language, Amharic, Arabic, Armenian, Assyrian, Azerbaijani, Azeri, Bajuni, Bambara, Basque, Behdini, Belorussian, Bengali, Berber, Bosnian, Bravanese, ...

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