Our directory lists health, legal, and social service providers as well as programs that have expressed a commitment to providing competent and welcoming care to LGBTQ parents, prospective parents, and their children.
While the emphasis is on listings within the greater Toronto area, it includes listings from across Ontario.
Many families are unsure where to start to find LGBTQ competent lawyers, family doctors, fertility clinics, adoption professionals, doulas, midwives, or child care workers. This directory allows LGBTQ people to search for providers within their geographic area who have experience working with our communities.
Rainbow Health Ontario provides a similar directory which includes only health and social service providers across Ontario.
Jordan Battista is a firm with expertise in providing legal services to the LGBTQ community in the areas of family, immigration and refugee, wills/estates, assisted reproduction and real estate to the LGBTQ community. We have helped hundreds of couples form their families, whether through adoption, surrogacy, or gamete donation. We have helped obtain immigration status for hundreds of members of the LGBTQ communities who were at risk of persecution in their home countries and we have helped same-sex couples reunite in Canada through sponsorship. We are sensitive to the needs of people with HIV in all areas of our practice and have had a long standing commitment to advocacy in HIV+ community.
Lisa Feldstein, B.A., J.D., is a health lawyer practicing in Markham, Ontario in the area of Family Health Law™. She negotiates, drafts and reviews agreements for and provides independent legal advice to intended parents, surrogates and donors. She also provides advice relating to privacy, research, informed consent and other ancillary matters.
Lisa has numerous health law publications, most notably in the Canadian Journal of Family Law on access to assisted conception. Lisa teaches negotiation at Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto, Ontario and sits on the board of the charity BALANCE for Blind Adults.
Personal & affordable doula services in central Toronto, including prenatal services, birth services, and postpartum services, as well as options for other children attending your birth. Specialized services for LGBTQ families and others who may face obstacles to equitable treatment.
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If you are an LGBTQ-friendly health or social service provider in Ontario or your organization provides an LGBTQ-friendly program or service, we encourage you to list yourself or your organization in the Service Directory. Click here to fill out our online form.
Rainbow Health Ontario
This directory lists health and social service providers as well as programs that have expressed a commitment to providing competent and welcoming care to LGBTQ people in Ontario.
Trans Birth is a directory created to connect trans* and gender non-conforming people and their families to midwives, OBGYNs, and doulas who provide welcoming care to our communities. Includes listings from across Canada and the US.