Gender-Affirming Care in Sanford, ME
Sanford Health Center offers the following services specifically for clients who need Gender-Affirming Care:
- Surgery referrals
- Transition support (legal, social)
- Initial appointment
- Follow-up appointment
We are proud to offer gender-affirming hormone therapy (GAHT) at all of our health centers in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont. GAHT is offered to people 16 years of age and older. 16 and 17-year-olds will need parental consent.
What to Expect At Your Appointment: We’ll have a conversation about your gender identity and medical history, and do lab work to determine if GAHT is safe for you. We’ll also discuss medication risks and benefits, timeline for physical changes, and give you a prescription for if it’s right for you.
Follow-Up Appointments: Occur at months 3, 6, 12, and then every 6-12 months.
Insurance & Special Programs: We welcome most insurances, and also have special programs to help make your services more affordable.
Our Gender-Affirming Care Fund provides high-quality, non-judgmental care to transgender and gender non-conforming patients, regardless of ability to pay. Call 866-476-1321 to learn more.
At this health center, these Gender-Affirming Care services are available:
- during all business hours by appointment
Prices and Payment Information
Please contact this health center for Gender-Affirming Care pricing information.
Payment is expected at time of service unless other arrangements have been made.
Some services may be covered by your insurance. If you want to use your insurance, please be sure to have your insurance information at the time of your visit.
Medicaid, Medicaid Family Planning Benefits Program, and Medicaid for Pregnant Women accepted.
If you are uninsured, you may be eligible to receive financial assistance for your procedure. You can confidentially find out if you qualify by calling us at (207) 324-9385.
If you are eligible for financial assistance you may be asked to bring documentation with you to the health center.