Transgender Clinic

The First Transgender Clinic in the eastern region has been inaugurated under the joint initiative of Peerless Hospital & B.K. Roy Research Centre, Prantakatha – Promoting Active Citizenship and Athb named “Antar” at Peerless Hospital. The Clinic aptly named “Antar” is stationed at the Peerless Hospital and is functional two times in a month for basic free medical consultation and screening. “Antar” is a heartfelt step towards full-fledged health care services for the transgender community.

Smt (Dr) Shashi Panja, Hon’ble Minister, Women and Child Development and Social Welfare Department, Govt of West Bengal, graced the occasion as the Chief Guest and inaugurated the Clinic in the august presence of Ms Monica Shie, Public Affairs Officer and Director of American Center along with other dignitaries.
This initiative was to address the basic right of the transgender community towards health with care and dignity. At Peerless Hospital there have been multiple training sessions across all levels of clinical and non clinical staff to provide care and comfort to them.
The aim of the Clinic is to provide healthcare services through the clinic “Antar” twice a month with care and dignity towards the LGBT community to achieve inclusive healthcare.
The inauguration of Antar was a part of two days programme of Rainbow Dialogue, a joint conference of South East Asian Youth and the LGBT Community.

Transgender clinic "Antar" would be run by general physician to screen the basic health issues of our transcitizens. The clinic will be held twice a month and prior registration for the clinic is necessary.To get registered to Antar, kindly email us your name and phone number in the following email id: . You will be contacted and will be assisted.