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 
  • HRT 

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.

Trans Care Fund Application 

Frequently Asked Questions

 

Need some support?

If you have further questions that are not answered in the FAQs, please contact: 

Community Support Advocate:

communitysupport@outsaskatoon.ca  

Peer NAvigator:

peer.navigator@outsaskatoon.ca 

Donate to the Fund

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