LGBTQIA+ AGING PROJECT
The Fenway Institute.
Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
“The LGBTQIA+ Aging Project is the premier resource in New England advocating specifically for LGBTQIA+ older adults. It is the ‘go to’ place for organizations looking for training and technical assistance as well as individuals seeking connection and support.”
In addition to cultural competency training and education, The LGBTQIA+ Aging Project provides outreach and support services to the LGBTQIA+ community such as ongoing support for older adults including bereavement support groups, social support groups, and meal programs.
The LGBTQIA+ Aging Project is committed to policy changes that help support the LGBTQIA+ older adult community.
The project’s presentation ‘Providing Affirming Care for LGBTQIA+ Older Adults’ covers the following LGBTQ related topics:
- LGBTQ Aging Supports.
- Bisexuality and Aging.
- Transgender Aging.
- LGBTQ Elders of Color.
- HIV/AIDS and Aging.
- Discussing Sexual Health with Older Adults.
- Dementia & LGBTQ Patients.
- LGBTQ Caregiving.
- LGBTQ Language and Pronouns.
- Resources for LGBTQ Older Adults and Caregivers.
Fenway Health provides accessible health care, education, advocacy and supportive services to the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, intersex, and asexual, (LGBTQIA+ ) black, Indigenous and people of color (BIPOC) communities.
LGBT Senior Awareness and Sensitivity Training Programs
LGBT Senior Housing and Assisted Living Programs
Watch LGBT Senior Documentaries
WATCH VIDEO ON LGBTQIA+ AGING PROJECT