Trans* Services & Resources
63 Shaker Rd #201, Albany, NY 12204
855 Route 146, Building B, Suite 150, Clifton Park, NY 12065
279 Troy Road, Rensselaer, NY 12144
720 Brunswick Road, Troy, NY 12180
855 Central Ave. Albany NY 12206
Saratoga Planned Parenthood
236 Washington St, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
518 584 0041
Dr. Jay Watsky - Albany Med: The Endocrine Group
1365 Washington Ave Ste 300, Albany, NY 12206
Dr. Matthew Leinung - Albany Medical Endocrinology
47 New Scotland Ave, Albany, NY 12208
1729 Burrstone Rd, New Hartford, NY 13413
145 Wolf Road Albany, NY 12205
95 Central Ave, Albany, NY 12206
Do you have a legal problem but can't afford a lawyer? The Legal Aid Society assists people living with HIV/AIDS with many civil legal problems, including housing, benefits, debts, wills; and family, medical, and consumer issues.
Dr. Kristen Rezak - Albany Med
50 New Scotland Avenue, First Floor, Albany, NY 12208
Hormone Replacement Therapy; trans-focused and trans-friendly medical care. Call to schedule an appointment at this, or other Planned Parenthood near you by calling 1.800.230.7526
Project Safe Point is a prevention service through Catholic Charities which has several components: syringe exchange, access to syringes and prevention materials, access to disposal sites and opioid overdose prevention. You can obtain free, brand new needles for hormone replacement therapy as well.
Upper Hudson Planned Parenthood Center 1.800.230.PLAN
Trans-focused and trans-friendly medical care for adults and adolescents. Provide guidance, hormone therapy, and medical care for all your needs. You can even book an appointment online for the Albany, Troy, and Hudson locations.
Online grassroots movement. "The Transgender Advocates of the Capital Region is a community-based advocacy group dedicated to supporting and empowering the trans* community of New York. Its membership is composed of trans-identified individuals, as well as allies who believe in the cause."
NYS Guide to local, regional and statewide health and human services for the Trans* communities. This site includes individuals who have been identified as "trans-friendly" and can assist with hormonal replacement therapy, augmentation, reduction, surgery, mental health, massage, paying for medical bills, and other services.
Provides information about testosterone, surgery, grooming, etc.
In a Bind is a project of TransActive's Community Education Program. They collect new and pre-owned chest binders from guys who don't need them anymore and donate them to trans-masculine youth in need absolutely free of charge.
Trans* masculine and genderqueer youth living anywhere in the USA can apply to receive a free binder from their program.
This is a guide that discusses how hormones work and the changes to expect when starting testosterone.
Trans Lifeline is a 501(c)3 non-profit dedicated to the wellbeing of transgender people. We run a hotline staffed by transgender people for transgender people.
This line is primarily for transgender people experiencing a crisis. This includes people who may be struggling with their gender identity and are not sure that they are transgender. While our goal is to prevent self harm, we welcome the call of any transgender person in need. We will do our very best to connect them with services that can help them meet that need. If you are not sure whether you should call or not, then please call us.
Our operators will only call emergency services with your expressed consent.
Ryan Sallans is a transgender man who is an author, public speaker, and activist. His website contains a number of videos where Ryan Sallans discusses coming out, testosterone, surgical procedures for transitioning, and questions regarding it.
This site offers a wealth of information about key transgender health issues.
Alliance for Positive Health
The Alliance for Positive Health provides a continuum of direct services to people living with HIV/AIDS and their family members. We also offer care management to people with other chronic illnesses who are enrolled in Medicaid as well as prevention programs that offer effective, innovative solutions that make a significant impact on reducing new HIV infections. LEARN MORE