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 — 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 at info@glbtcolorado.org
http://glbtcolorado.org 

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
http://one-colorado.org

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
www.connectforhealthco.com

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

https://www.colorado.gov/pacific/sites/default/files/HPF_Gay-Lesbian-Bi-Sexual-Transgender-and-Queer-Health-Resources.pdf 

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 (website only)

http://healthcareguild.com/denver.html

National LGBT Health Education Center — 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 at lgbthealtheducation@fenwayhealth.org
https://www.lgbthealtheducation.org/

Gay & 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 at info@glma.org

http://www.glma.org

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

Lambda Legal
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

https://www.lambdalegal.org/issues/health-care-fairness

Other organizations

Out Boulder— 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 at info@outboulder.org

http://outboulder.org/

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 at info@outfrontonline.com

http://outfrontmagazine.com

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