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Find the Dollars You Deserve - A Road Map to Federal Funding For Aging Services: Navigating the Federal Government for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Organizations

January 2011 | National Gay and Lesbian Task Force; Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders (SAGE)

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In terms of research and aging services, LGBT elders are continuously overlooked by federal, state, and local governments. Not surprisingly, a majority of LGBT elders do not avail themselves to aging programs and services typically offered to the mainstream population.

This guide provides a list and description of potential grant opportunities for LGBT centers and organizations available on the federal level in the following areas: Nutrition Services, Housing, Community and Supportive Services, Older Workers Programs, Senior Employment and Opportunity Programs, Elder Rights and Protections, and Grants for Native Americans.


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