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Umbrella Program for LGBTQ+ Youth & Families

The Umbrella Program, which serves LGBTQ+ youth and families at the Montefiore Adolescent and Youth Sexual-Health Clinic (MAYS), provides comprehensive transgender and gender non-conforming care. Services include medical care, mental health counseling, and supportive services, to youth ages 13-24, under the direction of Michelle Collins-Ogle, MD, FAAP, FPIDS, AAHIVS. The team includes trans-affirming medical, nursing, social work, and psychiatric providers. Individuals can receive gender-affirming hormone care, as well as mental health assessment, case management, referrals for surgical care, and support via individual or group counseling. Family counseling and support is also available. The Umbrella Program at MAYS Clinic is based at Children's Hospital at Montefiore in the Bronx. Call 718-882-0023 for more information or to make an appointment. 

Our Team: 

Michelle Collins-Ogle, MD, FAAP, FPIDS, AAHIVS 
Neal Hoffman, MD 
Alexis Richards, MD 
Sahara Acevedo, PrEP Specialist 
Mikaela Anderson, PA 
Cyrena Cisneros 
Matthew Garcia, RN 
Rosa Nieves, PCT 
Raina Rutledge, LCSW
Melissa Menezes, MD


Children's Hospital at Montefiore 
3415 Bainbridge Ave 
Bronx, NY 10467

Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine – MAYS Clinic 
141 S Central Park Ave 
Hartsdale, NY 10530

Oval Center 
3230 Bainbridge Ave 
Bronx, NY 10467