Care Resource is uniquely positioned to assist transgender, transsexual and gender non-conforming individuals with their health care management needs and much more. Care Resource providers are trained in the management of hormone treatment and follow the Endocrine Treatment of Gender-Dysphoric/Gender-Incongruent Persons: An Endocrine Society Clinical Practice Guideline.
Primary CareCare Resource primary care providers offer high quality, affordable medical management of common primary care conditions ranging from screening and treatment for cholesterol and sexually transmitted infection to the management of hypertension/diabetes/asthma and other common primary care conditions. We see anyone regardless of their diagnoses or ability to pay.
Hormone TherapyOur primary care providers are trained in the management of hormone treatment and follow the Guidelines on the Endocrine Treatment of Transsexuals from the Endocrine Society. Some hormones prescribed for male to female transitioning can be as affordable as $20 monthly from safe local pharmacies.
Mental Health & Substance Abuse TreatmentCare Resource therapists are State of Florida registered or licensed and meet the competency requirements for mental health professionals contained in the World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH) Standards of Care for the Health of Transsexual, Transgender and Gender-Nonconforming People, Version 7. Our therapists provide information and support through assessment and treatment if needed.
DentalOral health care is an important part of overall good health. Problems with teeth and gums if left untreated may cause serious complications. Getting to see a dentist every 6 months for a check-up, cleaning even if you aren’t having problems is affordable at Care Resource. Our quality dentists provide exceptional care to everyone.
Case ManagementAnyone can see one of our case managers and get assistance in applying for benefits, accessing their medication or support in finding community resources to meet their needs.
Name Change ClinicIn collaboration with our service partners, Care Resource hosts name change clinics on specific dates/times for transgender persons who are interested in legally changing their names to align with their gender identity.
All Services are available in English, Spanish, and Creole.