Patient Materials

This page contains materials to help inform patients about their care, including resources on hormone therapy and gender-affirming surgeries.

Care coordination & health navigation

Hormone therapy

  • Intramuscular injections pamphlet - a guide to giving yourself intramuscular hormone injections by Trans Care BC and BCCDC Harm Reduction Services. 
  • Subcutaneous injections pamphlet - a guide to giving yourself subcutaneous hormone injections by Trans Care BC and BCCDC Harm Reduction Services.
  • Injection guide - a guide to giving yourself intramuscular or subcutaneous hormone injections by Fenway Health. 
  • Introduction to estrogen hormone therapy - a video by Dr. Maddie Deutsch, MD, Director of Clinical Services and Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of California - San Francisco's Center of Excellence for Transgender Health 
  • Introduction to testosterone hormone therapy - a video by Dr. Maddie Deutsch, MD, Director of Clinical Services and Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of California - San Francisco's Center of Excellence for Transgender Health 

Surgery

Social Transition

  • Binding handout - information about binding, as well as health and safety tips.
  • Tucking handout - information about tucking, as well as health and safety tips
  • Updating ID guide - a guide for updating name and gender markers on personal identification

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