Trans Care Fund
What is the trans care fund?
The Trans Care Fund is a microgrant. It is available to our transgender, non-binary, and gender non-conforming community members who need financial assistance for gender affirming care. Applicants can request funding for various needs, up to a maximum of $1500 per person. Some examples of what the funds can be used for include:
- Identification document change
- Record check and fingerprints
- Gender affirming care
- Gender affirming surgeries
- Mileage to receive gender affirming care/surgeries
- Gender affirming gear
how does the trans care fund work?
The Trans Care Fund committee meets on a monthly basis to review applications. The committee is comprised of transgender, non-binary and gender non-conforming employees at OUTSaskatoon. The committee will make the final decision on which applicants are successful. Successful applicants will be issues a cheque for the amount requested(upon availability of fund). OUTSaskatoon offers transportation and help with depositing the cheque at a bank, if necessary.
How do I apply?
Clink the link below to fill out the application form. Once the application form is submitted, applications will be reviews monthly.