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Upcoming Events

Introduction to Aging

Thursday, June 2, 2016

  • Learn about the culture, needs, and concerns of LGBT older adults
  • Consider why LGBT older adults are less likely to access health and social services
  • Identify best practices and tools for helping LGBT older adults to feel more included

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Resource Center News

SAGE's National Resource Center on LGBT Aging Unveils New Data Collection Guide on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Guide is a comprehensive guide that offers aging providers the tools and techniques needed to collect data on LGBT elders.

March 14, 2013

[NEW YORK, NY] Services and Advocacy for GLBT Elders (SAGE) today released a new data collection guide through its National Resource Center on LGBT Aging to help providers collect the information they need to better understand and serve lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) older adults. Inclusive Questions for Older Adults: A Practical Guide to Collecting Data on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity is a comprehensive guide that helps service providers ask questions about sexual orientation and gender identity in a safe and respectful way.

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In the News

Why Aging and Caregiving Are Harder for LGBT Adults

April 5, 2016 — By Emily Gurnon — Next Avenue

An estimated 44 million Americans work as unpaid caregivers. If they are caring for older adults, as most are, their lives are often incredibly difficult. For those in the LGBT community, all of the stresses of caregiving are compounded.

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National Resource Center on LGBT Aging

Media Contact
Christina DaCosta, SAGE
cdacosta@sageusa.org
212-741-2247

National Headquarters
National Resource Center on LGBT Aging
c/o Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders (SAGE)
305 Seventh Avenue
6th Floor
New York, NY 10001

Phone
212-741-2247

Fax
212-366-1947

Email
info@lgbtagingcenter.org