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Coming Out to Your Health Care Provider

Learn about the resources and support available for Veterans who have faced challenges related to coming out as a person with a lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or related identity.

Why is it important to come out to your health care provider?

What should I know about coming out at VA?

What should I know about VA’s policies toward Veterans with LGBT or related identities?

If I come out to my provider, will this information be shared?

What health issues should I know about as a Veteran with an LGBT or related identity?

Take the next step to connect with care.