Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Health Toolkit

Members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) community often experience significant disparities in health outcomes and barriers to healthcare access. As front-line care providers, family physicians have a unique opportunity to have an impact on the health of their LGBT patients by creating welcoming and inclusive clinical environments to address these disparities. Simple changes to practices, policies, and staff training can dramatically improve access to quality health care.

The following resources are designed to help family physicians provide more relevant and effective care for their LGBT patients.

Science & Education

Evidence-based knowledge and education, including guidelines, clinical recommendations, and physician education resources. Learn More

Tools & Resources

Tools and resources to support patient care strategies, including additional toolkits and patient education resources. Learn More

Advocacy

Information on local, state, and national LGBT advocacy efforts, including the latest on AAFP advocacy efforts. Learn More