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About Fenway



The mission of Fenway Health is to enhance the wellbeing of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community and all people in our neighborhoods and beyond through access to the highest quality health care, education, research and advocacy.



The services provided by Fenway Health include:

  • primary health care;
  • specialty care (HIV/AIDS, obstetrics, gynecology, gerontology, podiatry and nutritional counseling);
  • dental and eye care services;
  • pharmacy services; 
  • behavioral health and addiction services;
  • complementary therapies (chiropractic, massage, and acupuncture);
  • health promotion and community outreach;
  • violence prevention and recovery;
  • family and parenting services, including alternative insemination.

The Fenway Institute operates the nation's first community-based HIV research program, which has been conducting long-term epidemiological research since 1985.  Fenway is one of eight sites in the US that was selected by the National Institute of Allergies and Infectious Diseases to recruit participants for the first clinical trials of an HIV vaccine.  In 2007, The Fenway Institute was awarded a federal population center grant from the National Institutes of Health, representing the first time a community-based organization has been selected for this type of work.  Working with the American College of Physicians, they also published the nation's first medical textbook focused on LGBT people The Fenway Guide to LGBT Health

Fenway Health is affiliated with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. All physicians hold faculty appointments at Harvard Medical School. Research affiliations include Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Brown University Medical School.