June: LGBT and Aging

2017 05 30 08 44 43 http www.lgbtmap.org file understanding issues facing lgbt older adults.pdf

LGBT Stats

 Helpful Links:

Understanding Issues Facing LGBT Older Adults, by MAP and SAGE: http://www.lgbtmap.org/file/understanding-issues-facing-lgbt-older-adults.pdf

SAGE (Advocacy & Services for LGBT Elders): http://sageusa.org/

National Resource Center on LGBT Aging: http://www.lgbtagingcenter.org/

Aging with Pride (National health, Aging, and Secuality/Gender Study): http://age-pride.org/

Great Articles:

An "LGBT-Welcoming" Place to Call Home (Recognizing a need, some cities are developing house options with older adults in mind): http://www.aarp.org/livable-communities/housing/info-2016/age-friendly-LGBT-housing.html

 Transgender Aging: https://www.sageusa.org/issues/transgender.cfm

LGBT older adults face unique challenges to successful aging, new report finds (San Diego LGBT Weekly): http://lgbtweekly.com/2017/05/25/lgbt-older-adults-face-unique-challenges-to-successful-aging-new-report-finds/



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