18 January 2023
While the transgender community is beginning to gain access to services and resources, there are still gaps in the healthcare system that can create barriers for transgender individuals. Here is a breakdown of essential transgender healthcare services every transgender person should have access to. Mental Health Services Mental health services are essential for any individual, but especially so for transgender people. Transgender people experience high levels of anxiety, depression, and self-harm due to the systemic transphobia they face on a daily basis.