Community Programs and Services

NewYork-Presbyterian Ambulatory Care Network

The Compass Program

A safe space for youth navigating their gender experience

Compass is a comprehensive program for transgender and gender-diverse children and adolescents in a safe, welcoming, and nonjudgmental space.

Our services include:

  • comprehensive and individualized needs assessment
  • mental health counseling
  • family support
  • collaboration with schools and other organizations
  • sexual and reproductive health counseling
  • puberty suppression and gender-affirming hormone treatment

Who We Serve

Patients enrolled in Medicaid through the age of 18 years old.

Our Team

The Compass Program’s interdisciplinary team includes an adolescent medicine specialist, social worker, psychiatric nurse practitioner, and pediatric endocrinologist.

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NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center