North Carolina elder care facility given SAGECare top status

Charlotte, North Carolina – Both branches of Aldersgate – the Continuing Care Retirement Community and sibling Asbury Health & Rehabilitation – have earned top platinum status from SAGECare, the occupational education arm and consulting division of New York-based SAGE (Services & Advocacy for LGBTQ Elders), the senior community announced. The division, known as SAGECare, brings the expertise of its parent organization to entities directly concerned with eldercare, through specially developed training initiatives and inclusivity consultation. While Aldersgate joins almost 300 senior care providers nationwide that have earned the designation for LGBTQ cultural competency, it now has the distinction of being the first continuing care retirement community on the East Coast. [..]

Click here to read the full piece. This story was originally published in Baltimore Outloud on April 28, 2023.