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Gender-Affirming Care

SFHSS is committed to providing high quality, affordable, and sustainable benefits to all our members. As a member, you have access to a broad range of high-quality gender-affirming care. We understand that having a healthcare team that sees you for the person who you truly are is meaningful and important. To receive support wherever you are in your journey, start by asking your primary care physician for a referral for gender dysphoria services.


Kaiser Permanente

The journey to and through gender-affirming care is different for everyone. We’re here to help you find the path that’s right for you and provide the support you need along the way.

Gender Affirming Care at Kaiser Permanente

Intro video to Gender Affirming Care

Blue Shield of California

Navigating your health coverage isn’t easy, especially when it comes to gender-affirming care. Whether it's hormone therapy, surgery, or electrolysis, we can guide you through the process.  Email us with your healthcare query. A case manager will help you with your questions. Visit our webpage to learn more about gender-affirming Care. 

Health Net CanopyCare HMO

Health Net's LGBTQ+ inclusive healthcare benefits are designed to address some of the most important healthcare needs.

Members Benefits LGBTQ+ Flyer

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To help navigate what can be a complex and confusing system, UnitedHealthcare has a team of specially-trained Care Advisors for members,  to guide them through their benefits, coverage, and care options. Contact your account representative to learn more. 

 Gender Affirming Care Flyer.


San Francisco City resources for Trans, Gender Non-Conforming & Intersex (TGNCI) Community