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Developing LGBT-inclusive Long-term Care Services and Supports

June 2020 | Sherrill Wayland, SAGE

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It may be surprising to learn that with this disproportionate need for care, LGBT people are actually less likely than their non-LGBT peers to seek assistance from long-term care services and supports.

This article provides practical tips and resources for developing LGBT-inclusive long-term care services and supports. This article first appeared in the Medicare Messenger, November 2019. 

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