Phone: 303-499-5777 (Boulder) & 720-600-4138 (Longmont)

Transgender, genderqueer, gender non-conforming, and gender fluid people have unique challenges to accessing resources in the community.  This is a list of providers and agencies that have been identified as trans friendly by members of the Boulder County community. 

For more medical resources and reviews of medical and mental health professionals, check out

If you would like to be considered for this list, please email mduffy[at] or call 303.499.5777.  We have chosen to focus on resources only availiable in the Boulder County area, but statewide resources with 24-hour hotlines or other services may be listed as well.

Additionally, if you're looking for general information on employment, including how to file a discrimination claim, coming out to your co-workers or resources for navigating education as a transgender person, see our Transgender Employment and Education Resource Page here.

Practice New Pronouns

Use these great resources to practice using people's pronouns!

All Gender Restrooms

Refuge Restrooms

REFUGE is a web application that seeks to provide safe restroom access for transgender, intersex, and gender nonconforming individuals. Users can search for restrooms by proximity to a search location, add new restroom listings, as well as comment and rate existing listings. They seek to create a community focused not only on finding existing safe restroom access but also looking forward and participating in restroom advocacy for transgender, intersex, and gender nonconforming folk.

If you would like to access this resource, please follow the link above that will take you to their main website. Refuge Restrooms also has apps for the Google Play Store and Apple Store.

Gender Affirming Apparel

Founded in 2015, gc2b is a trans owned and operated company based in Maryland. gc2b's founder, CEO, and designer saw that the only options available for binders were designed for cis men. Using their experience as a Philly U Arts grad in industrial design, they committed to providing accessible, comfortable, and safe binding options designed by trans people, for trans people.

Sharps Disposal

For folks who take injectable forms of Hormone Replacement Therapy, you may have wondered what to do with the used syringes. Here is some information on how to dispose of your used syringes.

Disposal Info Sheet

Home Disposal of Syringes

You can prevent contamination of our waterways by safely disposing of syringes at home, using a needle exchange program, or via a syringe disposal company.

  • Place sharps in a strong plastic bottle (e.g. bleach, liquid detergent) or metal container with a screw-on or tightly secured lid to prevent accidental contact with the waste.
  • Secure lid with duct tape.
  • Place sealed container in your regular trash.
  • Keep out of the reach of children and pets.
  • The Hazardous Materials Management Facility (HMMF) is currently accepting sharps from Boulder County, City and County of Broomfield, and Town of Erie residents free of charge during normal hours of operation.
  • Sharps are NOT accepted by recycling programs. Do not put sharps in with the recycling, even if the container you use to seal them is recyclable, as this puts staff at the recycling center at risk.

Hazardous Materials Management Facility 1901 63rd St Boulder, CO 80301 Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Wed-Sat.

Organizations and Support Groups

Boulder County Gender Support Group

Boulder County Gender Support (BCGS) offers support group meetings and social gatherings for people of all ages who identify as transgender and/or identify anywhere within the gender variant spectrum/sphere/torus. Our support meetings emphasize respect for peoples' experience in all types of gender variant identities, including: trans women, trans men, trans masculine/feminine, genderqueer, agender, non-binary, gender fluid, genderfuck, two spirit, pangender, genderless, crossdresser, transsexual, queer, third gender, bi-gender, genderfluid, intersex, and of course anyone questioning/deciphering their gender identity. 

Support groups are open to anyone that has a gender expansive identity including transgender, genderqueer, gender fluid, agender, non-binary, and intersex people. We also support people who are questioning their identity and people who don't want to label themselves yet (or at all).

For the safety and comfort of our group members, our meetings are not currently open to SOFFAs (significant others, family, friends or allies of trans and genderqueer folks). The group is consciously welcoming to gender variant people of color and persons with disabilities and we strive to build and maintain an anti-oppressive, inclusive group culture. Please come if you want support in your experience, you want to hear from others about their experience, or maybe you just want to spend time in a group of people that is accepting of you as you are. (We have a SOFFA group on Sundays 6:30-8pm. The SOFFA group meets 1st & 3rd Sundays in Longmont office and 2nd & 4th Sundays at the Boulder office.)


Gender Identity Center
To provide support for all gender identities and expressions through direct services and social change utilizing empowerment, identity affirmation, outreach, education, advocacy, creating safe spaces and a sense of community. 
Location: 1151 S. Huron St, Denver    303-202-6466

Boulder County AIDS Project  
2118 14th St., Boulder | (303) 444-7181
Provides HIV prevention education and care services to residents of Boulder County. Services include case management, housing assistance, emergency financial assistance, support groups, pro bono professional services, buddy programs, treatment advocacy, and spiritual support.

City of Boulder Office of Human Rights  
1101 Arapahoe Ave., Second Floor, Boulder | (303) 441-3140
The City of Boulder Office of Human Rights has three work areas: (1) Human Rights Ordinance, strives to ensure protection of rights afforded within the city limits of Boulder by the Human Rights Ordinance, (2) Failure to Pay Wages Ordinance, protects workers from non-payment or underpayment of wages owed to them, and (3) Community Relations Program, which works to encourage interaction based on respect and understanding among the various communities in Boulder.

Elder Resources

Formerly Boulder County CareConnect, Cultivate helps seniors flourish through active engagement with their community.
6325 Gunpark Dr. #F
Boulder, CO 80301

Name Change Resources

Denver Fingerprinting
Phone: 720-292-2722 
Address: 110 16th St 8th Floor Denver CO 80202
Hours: Monday-Friday 8am-4:30pm and Saturdays 9am-1pm.
Walk in during those hours or schedule an appointment online at

Denver Fingerprinting is here to assist individuals with the Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI) background check and FBI background check which is required for name changes. Rather than waiting 12-14 weeks for the FBI we return results electronically within 24-48 hours and by mail within 5-7 business days.

Medical Services

Psychological Health

Nicole Garcia, M.Div, M.A.
Licensed Professional Counselor
3485 Stanford Court
Boulder CO 80305
(In Mount Calvary Lutheran Church, 2nd level)
Focus on providing services to the transgender and non-binary community in Boulder County, specializing in depression, anxiety, substance abuse, and suicidal ideation.

Hormone Replacement Therapy

Ann Mattson - Wardenburg Health Center (CU Boulder)
Consultation and bloodwork covered by CU Insurance
$15 co-pay on hormones
Requires therapist WPATH letter
1900 Wardenburg Drive (Near Broadway and 18th St)
Boulder, CO 80309

Dr. Ruth Weinberg , Boulder Valley Womens Health
Accepts all major insurance and Medicaid

Most services also offered on a sliding scale based on income
Inclusive forms, staff trained on Trans 101
Offers counseling consult to fulfill requirement for WPATH letter

Sees patients of all sexual and gender identities  

T&GNB folx seeking hormone treatments:
2855 Valmont Road
Boulder, CO 80301

Anna Wegleitner, MD, Mountian View Family Physicians 
Specializes in Trans Healthcare and HRT
Accepts most Insurance and MEDICAID
2020 S. Oneida St., Suite 100, Denver

Planned Parenthood of the Rocky Mountains, central denver location
HRT and testing services.  
Accepts insurance, medicaid, and sliding scale for self pay patients

Mia Scott , D.O., Apex Family Medicine, osteopath and family doctor
Experience in Trans healthcare and HRT
300 S. Jackson St. , Suite 100, Denver

Dr. David Depaolo, Endocrinologist @ Kaiser Permanente
Experience with Trans clients. 
1375 E. 20th Avenue, Denver


Dr. Winfield Hartley
Boulder Plastic Surgery - Mastectomy (top surgery to remove breast tissue)
Free consultation, experience with Trans and non-binary clients, requires informed consent letter from a therapist or doctor.  Medicaid not accepted for top surgery.
2524 4th St #202
Boulder, CO 80304

Dr. Terrence Murphy
Facial Feminization Surgery, Mastectomy
799 E. Hampden Ave. Suite 540
Englewood, CO 80113

Dr Reid Goodman
Mile High OB/GYN - Hystorectomy (Removal of the uterus)
425 S. Cherry St. Suite 300
Denver, CO 80246

Laser and Electrolysis

Left Hand Laser Studio
Laser hair removal, 1/2 off for transgender folks. Inquire by phone about "pay it forward" program.
1446 Hover Street, Suite 204, Longmont, CO 80501

Precision Electrolysis, Gretchen Goodman
Trans-owned business, $70 an hour
2432 Main Street Longmont, CO 80501

Advantage Electrolysis, Sharon Bradford or Rebecca Feldman
Trans experience, no gender-nautral restroom access

Firiel Skin and Hair, Mike Cavanaugh
Laser hair removal  $35 for first session, $25 for other sessions
317 South Boulder Rd.  #1 , Louisville

Cynthia Hammel-Knipe
Electrolysis $55 half hour, $80 an hour
8064 W. Jewell Ave., Lakewood


Boulder Valley Womens Health
Women’s Health (Boulder Valley Women’s Health Center) provides reproductive and sexual health care, including family planning and gynecological services, to adults and teens at clinic locations in Boulder and Longmont. In addition to accepting Medicaid and Insurance, many of our services are offered on a sliding scale based on ability to pay (with some services offered at no charge), assuring that everyone — regardless of income or insurance status — has access to high-quality reproductive health care.

Planned Parenthood of Boulder  
2525 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder | (303) 447-1040
Services provided include: abortion, birth control, emergency contraception, general healthcare, HIV and STD testing.
Longmont Location:

Boulder County AIDS Project  
2118 14th St., Boulder | (303) 444-7181
Provides HIV prevention education and care services to residents of Boulder County. Services include case management, housing assistance, emergency financial assistance, support groups, pro bono professional services, buddy programs, treatment advocacy, and spiritual support.

Wardenburg Health Center  
Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) testing is available at Wardenburg Health Center. Both university health plans cover STI testing.      
Call to schedule an appointment:
Medical Clinic: 303-492-5432
Women’s Health Services: 303-492-2030

People's Clinic
General medical care, male/female STI screenings
3303 North Broadway, Boulder, CO 80304 (303-449-0858)

Clinica Campesina
General medical care, male/female STI screenings
2000 W. South Boulder Road, Lafayette, CO 80026 (303-665-9310)

Salud Family Health Center
General medical care, male/female STI screenings
220 E. Rogers Road, Longmont, CO 80501 (303-776-3250)

Denver Health
General medical care, male/female STI screenings
605 Bannock Street #117, Denver, CO 80204 (303-436-8452)

Crisis Lines

Alternative to Family Violence Hotline  
(303) 289-4441 Spanish 720-317-4354

Mental Health Partners Emergency Psychiatric Services   
(303) 447-1665
24hr. mental health crisis help line.

Metro Crisis Line (for men and women)
(844) 493-TALK (8255)
24hr. mental health crisis help line

Moving to End Sexual Assault
Boulder County Rape Crisis Line  
(303) 443-7300

National Suicide Prevention Hotline  
(800) 273-TALK (8255)

Safe Shelter Of St. Vrain Valley Crisis Line  
(303) 772-4422

Safehouse Domestic Abuse 24-Hour Crisis Line  
(303) 444-2424

Legal Support

Jodi Martin - Martin Law Office 
Employment Law, Housing Discrimination, Estate Planning and Probate, Family Law, HIV/AIDS Discrimination, Transgender Legal Matters, Same-Sex Adoption/Parental Rights Matters
2505 Walnut Street, Suite 100
Boulder, CO 80302

Legal Aid Foundation
Free civil legal case help
1900 Grant Street, Suite 1112, Denver, CO 80203 | (303) 863-9544

Legal Advocacy Program - GLBT Community Center of Colorado (The Center)
Discrimination Advocacy for Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Gender Expression, and HIV Status
24 Hour Legal Helpline: 303.282.6524
General Phone Number: 303.733.PRIDE
1301 E. Colfax Ave
Denver, CO 80218

Hartney Law Office
Family Law and Estate Planning, specializing in LGBT issues and child custody issues arising from transition and divorce,
4450 Arapahoe Ave, Suite 100
Boulder, CO 80303

Housing Assistance and Emergency Housing

Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Non-Violence (SPAN)
Emergency Shelter Services for individuals and families experiencing interpersonal violence and/or elder abuse.  They welcome anyone who is gender non-conforming or self-identified Transgender.  SPAN can also arrange for pets to be kept safe at the Humane Society of Boulder Valley.Case management, community referrals, group and individual counseling, safety planning, assistance with food and clothing.
24-hour Phone Line: 303.444.2424

Boulder Shelter for the Homeless
Homeless sheltering options for anyone, regardless of transition status or gender identity. Overnight housing will accomodate your gender identity, and is not determined by your sex at birth.
4869 N. Broadway St.
Boulder, CO 80304

Emergency Family Assistance Association (E.F.A.A.)
Transitional housing, Food, Rent and Deposit,  Utilities, Emergency Shelter,  Medical and Dental and others, Furniture
303.442.3042  Call for an appointment

Thistle Communties
Affordable Hosuing and Rentals
Your rent is affordable, allowing you to save for education, home buying, basic necessities or starting a business
Working families with incomes of 70-110 percent of the Area Median Income

Boulder Housing Partners
4800 N. Broadway, Boulder | (720) 564-4610
The mission of Boulder Housing Partners is to provide affordable and quality housing that is developed and managed with respect for the dignity of the residents.

Boulder Shelter Transitional Housing
4869 N. Broadway, Boulder | (303) 327-7122
The mission of the Boulder Shelter Transitional Program is to enhance the ability of homeless individuals and families in Boulder County to achieve greater self-sufficiency through the provision of transitional housing and supportive services.

Longmont Housing Authority  
1228 Main St., Longmont | (303) 651-8581
The City of Longmont Housing Authority offers various housing programs for low to moderate-income individuals and families residing in Longmont.

The Inn Between  
250 Kimbark St., Longmont | (303) 684-0810
The Mission of The Inn Between is "to provide transitional housing and services for diverse homeless individuals and families to help them achieve self-sufficiency."

Medicaid, Food Assistance, and More

    Boulder Housing and Human Services
    Community outreach and enrollment in benefit programs (including Boulder County Healthy Kids, Healthy Communities) 
    Phone: 303-441-1000

    Colorado PEAK
    Statewide benefits eligibility and enrollment system
    *** Also you can sign up for alot of state assistance programs through this website link below for COLORADO PEAK

    Emergency Family Assistance Association  E.F.A.A.
    Transitional housing, Food, Rent and Deposit,  Utilities, Emergency Shelter,  Medical and Dental and others, Furniture
    303.442.3042  Call for an appointment

    Harvest of Hope Pantry Food Bank
    We provide a grocery store-style, client-choice experience, where individuals and families shop for supplemental food.We offer separate shopping hours for those with kitchens and those without kitchens. This enables us to focus on the specific needs of each group.

    Boulder Social Security Office (for men, families, women and children)
    4949 Pearl East Circle, Suite 101, Boulder | 1-800-772-1213
    Retirement, disability, SSI, Medicare. M-F 9am-4pm.


    Workforce Boulder County  
    1500 Kansas Avenue, Suite 4D, Longmont | (303) 651-1510
    Offers a wide variety of services to job seekers.

    Trans, Genderqueer, and Gender Nonconforming '101' Information Links:

    Trans 101 by GLAAD 

    OU Trans 101 

    Trans People Speak

    Trans 101 for Trans People

    A Transgender Survivor's Guide to Accessing Therapy

    LGBTQ Student Resources & Support

    Colorado Resources for Families of Gender Expansive Youth (Provided by PFLAG and Tyes):

    For list of resources, please click here!

    If you know of any valuable resources that are not included on this page, please contact sconnell[at] or call 303.499.5777

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