PODCAST: LGBT Seniors Face Unique Challenges

LGBT adults face many unique challenges as they age. They are generally an underserved and understudied aging population. Fear of discrimination contributes to poor health – with more than 20% reporting not having told health care providers of their sexual orientation.

Supporting Seniors in the LGBT Community

Although LGBT pride month is celebrated in June each year, we honor and support the LGBT community all year long. While the image of the LGBT movement may often be the young and middle-aged, it is critical to remember the senior population is just as important to the community.