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The SAGE National LGBTQ+ Elder Housing Initiative is generously funded by Citi Community Development
OF OLDER SAME-SEX COUPLES HAVE EXPERIENCED HOUSING DISCRIMINATION
PREDICTED POPULATION OF LGBTQ+ ELDERS IN THE UNITED STATES BY 2030
LAUNCH OF SAGE’S NATIONAL, MULTIYEAR LGBTQ+ SENIOR HOUSING INITIATIVE
LGBTQ+ elder housing resources
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LGBTQ+-friendly housing developers
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Everyone deserves a right to live in an environment free from harassment and discrimination. With over 5 million LGBTQ+ adults set to reach the age of 65 by 2030, it is imperative that we provide safe, inclusive spaces to ensure their successful transition into their golden years.
After working decades in the senior living industry, I have witnessed LGBT people going back into the closet. Often no one would know who they really were until after they passed. How frustrating it must be to be afraid to tell people who you really are.
Culturally competent housing for seniors is one of the keys to a long and healthy life. In our city, we value LGBT seniors and look for opportunities to create a place where they can belong.