The National Resource Center on LGBT Aging provides a suite of in-person and online trainings for all levels of staff and volunteers. These trainings assist you in learning the best ways to create an inclusive, safe, and welcoming environment for your LGBT older adult population.
July 2014Learn More Go to Web Site | 212.741.2247
The National Long-Term Care Ombudsman Resource Center provides a listing for every state's ombudsment. Long-term care ombudsmen are advocates for residents of nursing homes, board and care homes and assisted living facilities.
September 2012Learn More Go to Web Site
The Alzheimer's Association's mission is to eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.
March 2015Learn More Go to Web Site | 1-800-272-3900
Rhode Island Legal Services Senior Citizens Program helps low income persons 60 and older with legal advice and assistance. This program assists seniors with problems relating to housing, Social Security, Medical Assistance, Medicare, Food Stamps, and other problems.
June 2011Learn More Go to Web Site | 1-800-662-5034
La línea de ayuda para personas mayores LGBT está disponible las 24 horas del día, los 7 días de la semana, en inglés y español, con traducción en 180 idiomas.
July 2021Learn More Download PDF
SAGE Rhode Island serves as a local leader in identifying, addressing and bringing attention to issues related to aging among members of the LGBT community. In addition to social programs, including meals, this affiliate is dedicated to providing training and educational programs for healthcare providers.
October 2018Learn More Go to Web Site | (401) 406-1714
SAGE's National LGBT Elder Hotline is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You can request to speak with someone in English or Spanish by calling 877-360-LGBT.
August 2019Learn More Download PDF | 877-360-LGBT
SAGEConnect is a program designed to pull isolated or lonely LGBT older people tighter into our community and make sure they feel safe, loved, and visible despite having to stay indoors. SAGEConnect matches volunteers who can commit to calling their match at least once per week with older LGBT people who are interested in receiving a call.
April 2020Learn More Go to Web Site
To preserve the independence, dignity, and capacity for choice for seniors, adults with disabilities, families and caregivers.
June 2011Learn More Go to Web Site | 401-462-3000
TGI Network of Rhode Island is the only statewide organization providing support and advocacy for the TGI community in Rhode Island and surrounding areas. The mission is to serve the needs of the transgender, gender-variant, and intersex (TGI) communities in Rhode Island and surrounding areas through support, advocacy, and education.
February 2014Learn More Go to Web Site | (401) 441-5058
TransLine is a national online transgender medical consultation service that offers health care providers up-to-date transgender clinical information and individualized case consultation across a broad range of clinical transgender issues.
February 2015 | TransLineLearn More Go to Web Site | (415) 901-7120