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LGBTQ+ older people face unique caregiving challenges because we’re less likely to have kids and more likely to be estranged from our families of origin.
Our best practices guides help health care providers and other agencies to support LGBTQ+ elder inclusion in every facet of life.
Elder abuse and neglect
Learn how to recognize and prevent scams, identify power and control issues, and enforce residents’ rights in long-term care facilities.
The NRC is an invaluable resource that helps us better serve LGBT elders nationwide. They take groups and professionals to the next level of cultural competency—and they do so in a professional and sensitive way.
One of the most rewarding aspects of sharing this material with others is the way in which it not only promotes greater visibility for LGBT aging issues, but it also helps to engage service providers in exploring these issues.