Minnesota Transgender Health Coalition
Committed to improving health care access and the quality of health care received by trans and gender non-conforming people through education, resources, and advocacy.
The Aliveness Project & THRIVE
We facilitate connection to the HIV community. Offering nutrition & wellness services, and linking our members to resources to lead fulfilling & healthy lives.
Centered on health equity by understanding and responding to the health needs of Minnesota’s LGBTQ+ and HIV/AIDS communities using a person-centric approach to holistic health.
Family Tree Clinic
We provide a wide variety of sexual health services and specialized care for LGBTQ individuals through all stages of life, including low-cost STI testing, limited primary care, and FREE HIV testing for all uninsured patients.
Access to mental health care so queer and trans youth may reclaim their lives from oppression in all its forms. RECLAIM is one of Minnesota's only resources where queer and trans youth ages 12-25 can get financially accessible, specialized mental health care.
Pride Institute is committed to providing LGBTQ+ people (ages 18 or above) with an inclusive and accepting place for recovery through evidence-based treatment for substance abuse, sexual health and mental health.
MN LGBTQ+ Therapists' Network
A grass-roots group of LGBTQIAPGE2S+ mental health professionals who wanted a way to safely network, support and educate each other and the community about issues related to LGBTQIAPGE2S+ mental health and wellness.
Edges Wellness Center
Small group practice of mental health practitioners that serves marginalized communities and provides individual, couples, and family therapy. Also provides gender specialist services across the lifespan and sex therapy.
Provides sensitive, knowledgeable, evidence-based therapy to couples, families, and individuals. Training in sexuality and identity along with extensive training in mental health.
Treats substance use and mental illness through a social-justice lens. A trauma-informed and community-based home for behavioral health services. Staff is well-trained to provide support to many cultures and specialize in comprehensive care.
Ellie Mental Health
We’ve created a comfy, judgment-free zone where you can be authentic, get real about where you’re at in your mental health, and receive the compassionate care you deserve. We strive to break down treatment barriers and provide you with customized counseling services that meet your therapy needs.
Helps people of all ages, genders, and cultural backgrounds who have experienced relationship violence, sexual exploitation, homelessness, mental and chemical health challenges, and other trauma. Throughout the Twin Cities, Tubman provides safe shelter, legal services, mental and chemical health counseling, youth programming, and community education, including public information campaigns to provide community members with the information and support they need to get help or give help.
Provides knowledgeable, compassionate, and integrative psychotherapy services to all people with a particular focus on working with transgender and queer-identified members of our community.
Allina Health is a nonprofit health system that cares for individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Our compassionate and expert team provides care for people at every stage of life. We serve our communities by providing exceptional care, as we prevent illness, restore health and provide comfort to all who entrust us with their care.
An integrated health care organization providing health care services and health plan financing and administration, was founded in 1957 as a cooperative. It's the largest consumer governed nonprofit health care organization in the nation – serving more than 1.8 million medical and dental health plan members nationwide. Our care system includes a multi-specialty group practice of more than 1,800 physicians that serves more than 1.2 million patients. HealthPartners employs over 26,000 people, all working together to deliver the HealthPartners mission.
Fairview- Smiley’s Clinic
The team at M Health Fairview Clinic - Smiley's (formerly known as University of Minnesota Physicians Smiley's Family Medicine Clinic) provides a full range of services for your entire family. The specialty of family medicine treats people of all ages, from newborns to seniors. We specialize in compassionate and coordinated care for transgender and gender non-binary patients, wherever you are in your transition. You will meet with highly skilled staff and care coordinators who will help you explore options and answer any questions you may have.
Planned Parenthood North Central States
Provides health care services in sexual and reproductive health including breast/chest exams, STI testing, birth control, hormone therapy, abortion care, morning after pill, PEP/PrEP, and LGBTQ+ care.
University of Minnesota Transgender Health Services
Transgender health care services for all ages at the University of Minnesota’s clinics. Comprehensive health care including hormone therapy, referrals for gender affirmation surgery, psychiatry and mental health services.
The Adult Gender & Sexual Health (AGSH) Clinic
At Hennepin Healthcare downtown is a medical clinic that is designed to create a safe and comfortable environment for anyone in the gender and sexual minority community to seek care. Hennepin Healthcare’s Adult Gender & Sexual Health Clinic isn’t limited to one type of care. We can manage your hormone replacement therapy and/or PrEP, while also managing your high blood pressure and referring you to surgeons and mental healthcare providers. We have the ability to refer you internally to any of the specialties offered at Hennepin Healthcare. Physicians, community health workers, social workers, and mental health specialists work together to provide informed care in a safe environment.
We work to create a world where everyone can thrive no matter their gender, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation. Central to this work is dismantling the legal, political, and structural barriers to gender equity.
OutFront Minnesota’s mission is to create a state where lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer people are free to be who they are, love who they love, and live without fear of violence, harassment or discrimination. We envision a state where LGBTQ individuals have equal opportunities, protection and rights. We are working toward the day when all Minnesotans have the freedom, power and confidence to make the best choices for their own lives.
Bisexual Organizing Project - BOP
Build, serve and advocate for an empowered bisexual, pansexual, fluid, queer, and unlabeled (bi+) community to promote social justice.
Envisions a world where everyone can thrive regardless of their gender, gender expression, or sexual orientation. Step by step, we’re creating that world by dismantling legal, structural, and cultural barriers that contribute to gender inequity. We work to ensure that people of all genders have a meaningful right to bodily autonomy, safety, health, and opportunity.
DHS - Human Services in Counties
Link to Human Services in Counties
This link provides direct contact information for all the counties in Minnesota where people can contact their human services for help and information. There is also additional contact information for the Department of Human Services as well as Minnesota tribal and county websites.
Offers programming in three areas: housing and services division which provides safe housing for youth and young families experiencing homelessness, including a LGBTQ+ specific program; Youth advocacy division which provides alternative programs for youth in the juvenile “justice” system; and safe harbor division which provides emergency shelter, housing, and supportive services for youth who have been sexually exploited
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP)
Helps Minnesotans with low incomes get the food they need for nutritious and well-balanced meals. This program provides support to help stretch the household food budget.
Avenues for Youth
Programs not only provide safe shelter and housing options for youth, but holistic supports to meet a youth's mental, physical, and life-long goals. ConneQT is a host home program that provides LGBTQI+ youth culturally responsive housing within their community of choice.
LGBTQ+ older Americans face tremendous challenges when it comes to health care, and we would love to have your help in bringing awareness to this topic. We recently published an "LGBTQ+ Elder Health Care Guide" to connect older adults in the LGBTQ+ community to the resources and information that will help them find the care they need.