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  • Provide or support HIV testing and linkage to care, condom distribution, access to clean needles, HIV partner services, and educational efforts intended to help people reduce risky behaviors
  • Provide funding, technical assistance, education, and training to our partner organizations
  • Work with the HIV Prevention Planning Council and other community
Mission Neighborhood Health Center is committed to compassionate, culturally competent and comprehensive health care services. We strive to provide services for the medically underserved with a focus on the Latino/Hispanic Spanish speaking community and its neighbors.
"LGBTQI people seeking therapeutic services deserve to be treated by clinicians that understand the very particular struggles and unique set of problems our community faces."

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TWMC is a multidisciplinary primary care clinic run by the San Francisco Department of Public Health. They have nutritional, mental health, pharmaceutical, and social services, and work closely with community organizations. They also have a specific transgender clinic. Provides medical, psychosocial, substance abuse, counseling and outreach services. Offers medical care, case management, mental health care, social work and outreach services to homeless individuals in the streets, shelters, hotels, treatment centers and multi-service centers. Provides mental health assessment, counseling, therapy, referrals and psychiatric supervision. Advocates on behalf of homeless individuals. Also provides assistance in applying for General Assistance and SSI.
Transgender Law Center celebrates the introduction of a resolution authored by Supervisor Scott Weiner that urges the Department of Public Health to remove transgender exclusions from the Healthy San Francisco (Healthy SF) health access program. Healthy SF currently excludes transgender patients from accessing medically necessary transition-related care that is available to non-transgender patients.

Primary Services: • Provides primary care health services for all ages including: primary care, walk-in, HIV, and women’s clinic; confidential HIV testing/counseling; TB and pregnancy testing; hypertension screening; immunizations, seasonal flu shots; and annual physicals. • Offers health education, nutrition counseling, public health nursing, ADAP enrollment and free acupuncture (for HIV positive or MediCal patients only) and herbal medicine (call for appointment).

No one should have to suffer or die alone. Maitri provides compassionate residential care to men and women in need of hospice or 24-hour care and cultivates the deepest respect and love for life among its residents and caregivers. At Maitri, we strive to provide the type of care that each of us would like to receive at the end of our lives – care that is dignified, non-judgmental, unconditional. We hold dear the principle that each resident has the right to determine the degree of choice and awareness with which to experience life and death.
Our program provides low-income or homeless HIV+ persons with money management and representative payee services that help them regain the financial stability necessary to find and maintain adequate housing.
Lyon-Martin Health Services provides excellent health care to women, lesbians and transgender people in a safe and compassionate environment, with sensitivity to sexual orientation and gender identity; all services are regardless of ability to pay.

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