prideHealth works to improve access to health services which are safe, coordinated, comprehensive, and culturally appropriate for people who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, Two-Spirited, intersex, queer, and questioning (members of the LGBTIQ+ community).

The prideHealth navigator works with individuals and groups to help members of the LGBTIQ+ community connect with: 
  • Services within the Health System, such as STIBBI (sexually transmitted and blood borne infections) testing, and services related to gender transition
  • Resources in the community such as peer supports, social groups, and advocacy 
prideHealth provides the following services:
  • Navigation through the health system
  • Workshops and learning opportunities on LGBTIQ+ health
  • LGBTIQ+ cultural competency training for health professionals and family practices
  • General health and wellness information
  • Sexual health information
  • Referrals for addictions, mental health, and other health services
  • Information and referrals for transgender and gender identity issues
prideHealth is a partnership between the NSHA and the IWK Health Centre.   

More about this service

Location, hours and contact information 

The prideHealth navigator provides navigation support for adults and youth via phone and at safe community location chosen by you. 
Tel: 902-487-0470

How do I access this service?

Contact prideHealth to access these services:
Tel: 902-487-0470

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