Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming

An Affirming Space

Outside In has created an affirming environment at its health clinic, and our patients’ comfort matters to us.  We understand that every transgender or gender non-conforming person’s experience is unique, and we are here to help. Our clinic strives to create a safer place for everyone to be treated with dignity and respect.

Who is eligible

All adults ages 18 to senior citizen
Veterans
Ages 15 through 17 (no guardian required)
Ages 13 through 14 (with guardian)

Location

Outside In
1132 SW 13th Ave,
Portland, OR 97205

Contact

503.535.3860
info@OutsideIn.org

Clinic Hours

Monday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Wednesday 8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Thursday 8:30 AM - 7:30 PM
Friday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM

*We are closed until 12:30 p.m. on the 2nd Tuesday of every month.

Services We Provide

Our team is accepting new patients and takes most health insurance. We offer a full range of services on-site or through community referral. Se habla español 

People of transgender, gender non-binary, or gender non-conforming experience often face widespread discrimination and misunderstanding from health care professionals. At Outside In we have created an affirming environment, and your comfort matters to us. We understand that every transgender or gender non-conforming person’s experience is unique, and we’re here to help.

Our services for our transgender, non-binary, intersex, and gender non-conforming individuals include:

  • Primary Care
  • Gender Affirming Hormones (Often referred to as HRT)*
  • Chest/Breast Health
  • Pelvic Wellness including Pap tests
  • STI Screenings and Treatment
  • HIV/AIDS Testing & PrEP*
  • Trauma Informed Behavioral Health
  • Counseling Resources
  • Information, advocacy and financial aid (for those eligible) for obtaining legal name and/or gender changes.

Whether you are questioning your gender, or have been in transition for years, Outside In is here to provide high quality, supportive healthcare to all our clients. If you would like a list of the full services of Outside In, please visit the Health Services page for more information.

For more information regarding transgender services, please call 503.535.3828.
To schedule a medical appointment, please call 503.535.3860.

*Outside In’s pharmacy does not carry Truvada, and has limited supplies of hormones.

Success Stories

River

When I came out as trans and reached out to the community for help, everyone had something good to say about Outside In.

Anna

If you met me today, you might never imagine I spent countless nights sleeping under the Burnside Bridge.

Anthony

As a patient at Outside In, the dignity, compassion, and respect that I was shown by staff truly had a lasting impact on me and directly resulted in me wanting to get involved in helping my community.

Jason

Through Outside In’s guidance and support, I was in my own apartment completely self-sufficient within a week.

Rei

Through these connections I was able to get into school and graduate as a Certified Medical Assistant

Shay

Outside In made me want to be around excellence. Outside In shaped me. It taught me how to be kind to people less fortunate.