Anchor Health Initiative

ATTENTION: Telehealth Now Available!

Anchor Health Initiative is now able to provide a live, secure, video-based connection with your provider through telehealth, a video platform available on the MyChart app. Telehealth ensures that you can easily access care when you need it.

Welcome to Anchor Health Initiative

Anchor Health Initiative is a health care provider offering medical services to everyone in the community with particular expertise in the area of HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis C, and Transgender medicine. Anchor Health Initiative offers a welcoming, supportive and safe environment for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) community. For many, simply knowing that allies exist can be a big source of support. There is a notary available in both locations.

Anchor Health Pharmacy Delivers

Get all of the medications you need delivered to you through Anchor Health Pharmacy! Call our office to transfer your prescriptions to our pharmacy.

Case Management Program

We are excited to announce our Case Management program! We are able to provide a holistic approach to wellness for LGBTQ clients in need of support.

Free Express STI/STD Screening

We provide you with fast, confidential, and judgement-free testing. Additionally, we offer 3-site testing for chlamydia and gonorrhea. Start your FREE screening!

What our patients are saying…

“Amazing staff and overall great environment to be in, best thing to happen was them moving to the Hamden area! Everyone goes out of their way to make you feel comfortable and I can honestly say it’s the first doctor’s office I’ve been to that I had no reason to feel uncomfortable. Would definitely recommend!” – Joseph C.

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Stamford Office
30 Myano Lane
Stamford, CT 06902
P: 203-674-1102
F: 203-569-5800

M 10:00AM – 6:00PM
T 10:00AM – 6:00PM
W 10:00AM – 6:00PM
T 9:00AM – 5:00PM
F 9:00AM – 5:00PM


Hamden Office
2200 Whitney Avenue, Suite 290
Hamden, CT 06518
P: 203-903-8308
F: 203-599-3927

M 9:00AM – 5:00PM
T 9:00AM – 5:00PM
W 9:00AM – 7:00PM
T 11:00AM – 7:00PM
F 9:00AM – 5:00PM


Pharmacy in Stamford
30 Myano Lane
Stamford, CT 06902
P: 203-674-1102

M 9:00AM – 6:00PM
T 9:00AM – 6:00PM
W 9:00AM – 6:00PM
T 9:00AM – 8:00PM
F 9:00AM – 5:00PM
S 9:00AM – 1:00PM

Note: We have moved from our New Haven office to a new office in Hamden

Anchor Health Initiative is a 501(c)(3) non-profit LGBTQ health clinic.