LGBTQ Health Resources and Community Contacts

At Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center and Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, we believe that all people deserve excellent care. We are an open, affirming and friendly place that lives up to our vision of bringing exceptional healing to all human beings. The organizations listed below may be of use to you both in finding healthcare-related information and in connecting with other LGBTQ resources in the Denver area and beyond.

The Center

The Center includes youth and elder-specific groups/resources; also includes information about finding health insurance and LGBTQ-friendly healthcare providers

The Center
1301 E. Colfax Ave
Denver, CO 80218
(303) 733-7743
Email The Center

One Colorado

One Colorado advocacy group for LGBTQ issues across and beyond Colorado, including health insurance access; this website has a LGBTQ Health Page

One Colorado
1490 N Lafayette St. #304
Denver, CO 80206
(303) 396-6170

Connect for Health Colorado

Connect for Health Colorado link for finding health insurance through ACA exchanges and other means; referred to on multiple LGBTQ health sites due to the difficulty of finding health insurance to cover transgender transition-related procedures and the higher rate of uninsurance among LGBTQ people

Connect for Health Colorado
For general questions about the Colorado marketplace, call 855-PLANS-4-YOU ((855) 752-6749) or (303) 590-9675
For the hearing impaired, call the TTY line at (855) 346-3432

Colorado.gov

Colorado.gov contains a page listing "Resources for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health", includes a provider finder by zip code

Health Resources PDF

LGBTQIA Healthcare Guild

LGBTQIA Healthcare Guild Denver chapter of a national, grassroots organization of mental and medical healthcare providers, contains both patient/consumer and provider resources related to LGBTQIA health issues

National LGBT Health Education Center

National LGBT Health Education Center has a wealth of LGBTQ health information for both consumers and providers, including videos, webinars and publications related to the needs of sub-groups of the LGBTQ population (youth, elders, Transgender people, HIV+, etc.)

National LGBT Health Education Center
The Fenway Institute
Ansin Building, 8th Floor
1340 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02215
(617) 927-6354
Email the National LGBT Health Education Center

Gay and Lesbian Medical Association/Health Professionals Advancing LGBT Equality

Gay and Lesbian Medical Association/Health Professionals Advancing LGBT Equality largest and oldest association of LGBT healthcare professionals as well as LGBT patients and families; includes links to find providers and resources for both providers and patients.

GLMA/Health Professionals Advancing LGBT Equality
1100 H Street, NW, Suite 540
Washington, DC 20005
Phone: (202) 600-8037
Fax: (202) 478-1500
Email GLMA

Lamda Legal

Lambda Legal national non-profit organization focused on the civil rights of LGBTQ and HIV+ people, including "healthcare fairness", focusing on breaches in confidentiality and patient autonomy and visitation rights, among many others

For assistance with a legal matter involving sexual orientation, gender identity or HIV, call the Western Regional Office and ask for the Legal Help Desk at:

4221 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 280
Los Angeles, CA 90010-3512
Phone: (213) 382-7600
Fax: (213) 351-6050

Other organizations

Out Boulder

Out Boulder is Boulder County's central resource for support/programs for LGBTQ citizens. Includes programs specific to youth, transgender people as well as a support group for Transgender Family and Friends. Multiple groups exist with a creativity focus, including writing, drawing and film project groups.

Boulder Pridehouse
2132 14th Street
Boulder, CO 80302
Phone: (303) 499-5777 (Boulder)

Longmont Main Street (OBC on Main)
630 Main Street
Longmont, CO 80501
Phone: (720) 600-4138 (Longmont)

Mailing address:
P.O. Box 1018
Boulder, CO 80306
Email Out Boulder

OutFront Magazine

OutFront magazine major local publication focused on LGBTQ living in the Denver area; available for pick up at venues throughout the Metro area and online

OutFront
3535 Walnut Street
Denver, CO 80205
Phone: (303) 477-4000
Fax: (303) 325-2642
Email OutFront Magazine

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