Identifying the Concerns and Needs of LGBT Older Adults
Date training recorded: Oct 28, 2019
Trainer(s): Sherrill Wayland, Michael Gavigan
Sponsoring Organization(s): SAGE, Los Angeles County Department Of Workforce Development, Aging and Community Services
Historically, LGBT older adults have often been invisible to service providers. LGBT older adults may remain in the “closet” due to fear of and experiences with discrimination, stigma and even violence. When serving older adults, it is important to know their whole story, to help fully access their concerns and needs. This session will help providers understand the needs and concerns, share best practices for creating LGBT welcoming services, and how to implement LGBT inclusive intake forms.
– Sherrill Wayland, SAGE
– Michael Gavigan, LA County WDACS
MCLE: 1 Hour General
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Series: Senior Legal Issues
MCLE: 1 hour
Last revised: Oct 31, 2019 2:10 pm