Diverse Elders Coalition Blog

May 26, 2017
Understanding Issues Facing LGBT Older Adults
By: Diverse Elders

The Movement Advancement Project (MAP) and SAGE have released Understanding Issues Facing LGBT Older Adults, which aims to increase awareness of the diverse needs of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) elders across the country. The report offers a comprehensive look into the experiences of LGBT elders, highlighting the challenges they face across a wide range of topics from health care to financial security and community support, and their resilience in the face of these challenges.

For additional resources related to this report, including videos, infographics, and more, visit http://www.lgbtmap.org/olderadults

Our Member Organizations

National Asian Pacific Center on Aging
National Caucus and Center on Black Aging
National Hispanic Council on Aging
National Indian Council on Aging, Inc.
SAGE Advocacy & Services for LGBT Elders
Southeast Asia Resource Action Center