Reitz: End-of-life planning even more important for LGBTQ persons
People identifying as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer (LGBTQ) comprise a significant portion of the population across all age groups. Persons who identify as sexual minorities and gender nonconforming
A New Project Aims to Make Residential Care More LGBT-Friendly
Nationwide, more than one million direct care workers support people living in the residential communities being targeted by this project.
Book Review: Who Will Take Care of Me When I’m Old? by Joy Loverde
Reading the latest book by Joy Loverde, Who Will Take Care of Me When I’m Old?, a particular quote promptly came to mind. Albert Einstein once wrote, “Out of clutter, find simplicity. From discord, find harmony. In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.” This book centers around the notion
Our Queer Stories
A few years ago, my partner and I traveled to Barcelona, Spain, where we rented a room from some locals. After arriving at our new, temporary home, we immediately had an awkward encounter with the host who realized that we, two gay men, would sleep together in the same bed. And she didn’t like that....Read More »
A Heartfelt Message From LGBTQ Elders To The LGBTQ Youth Of Today
Suicide rates among queer kids growing up in America today are unfortunately high. The people in this video have seen decades of the gay rights movement go by. So when they tell you "it gets better," I'm inclined to believe they know what they're talking about. There's so much you can learn from your elders. Please stick around to hear them out.
LGBT Senior Services in Minneapolis - SeniorAdvisor.com Blog
With its LGBT-friendly living options and energetic arts scene, Minneapolis has a lot going for it as a retirement destination—especially for seniors who don’t mind winter snow.