Seniors

Seniors

Health
Over half (52%) of LGBT adults said they fear discrimination in health care as they age. A majority are especially concerned about facing neglect, abuse, and verbal or physical harassment in LTC facilities, with Black LGBT adults reporting the highest level of concern. ...
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Politics
The California Legislature Wednesday approved a bill that would create a “bill of rights” for LGBTQ seniors in long-term care. ...
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Local
The Seattle Human Services Department (HSD) announced $1,503,296 million in funding for Home Delivered Meals and Registered Dietitian Services to Lifelong and Sound Generations. ...
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Politics
Results from the survey are used to determine how to direct billions of dollars toward older people’s needs through publicly funded senior centers, home-delivered meals, family caregiver support, transportation, and other key supports. ...
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National
To assemble the list of gay-friendly cities, SeniorAdvice.com utilized SeniorScore, to determine the best cities in general for seniors. ...
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National
The facility ignored Marsha's pleas for help after being harassed and attacked because she is a lesbian and a woman who loved and created a family with another woman for 30 years. ...
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Local
The 10-year agreement between Comcast and the City of Seattle includes significant benefits intended to improve Internet access in Seattle. ...
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National
As part of the White House Conference on Aging Monday, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) issued guidance to better serve and help avoid discrimination to LGBT Americans. ...
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Legislators passed three bills out of committee allowing taxpayer funded adoption agencies to deny adoption placement based on moral or religious beliefs.
Top News Politics
Legislators passed three bills out of committee allowing taxpayer funded adoption agencies to deny adoption placement based on moral or religious beliefs. ...
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LGBT Senior Living in Philadelphia
Top News National
One-hundred people are on a waiting list to get into the John C. Anderson Apartments, the new retirement community for low-income LGBT seniors in Philly. ...
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