Register Now For The 4th Annual LGBT Older Adult Summit June 21, 2014

Join us on Saturday, June 21, 2014, for "Living In The Spirit Of Now," the 4th Annual LGBT Older Adult Summit.  This year's Summit will, again, be held at the MSU Detroit Center, 3408 Woodward Avenue, Detroit, MI 48201. Registration is free of charge and will include complimentary breakfast and lunch.   Register today at:  http://www.eventbrite.com/e/lgbt-older-adult-summit-2014-tickets-11367156471?aff=eac2 … Continue reading Register Now For The 4th Annual LGBT Older Adult Summit June 21, 2014

More Federal Privileges to Extend to Same-Sex Couples

WASHINGTON — The federal government will soon treat married same-sex couples the same as heterosexual couples when they file for bankruptcy, testify in court or visit family in prison. Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. was preparing to issue policies aimed at eliminating the distinction between same-sex and opposite-sex married couples in the federal criminal … Continue reading More Federal Privileges to Extend to Same-Sex Couples

Walgreens gets top score among drug chains in Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index

Index scores companies based on commitment to gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender employees and customers DECEMBER 27, 2013 | BY ALARIC DEARMENT DEERFIELD, Ill. — A national gay-rights organization has given Walgreens top marks for its practices related to gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people. In its 2014 Corporate Equality Index, the Human Rights Campaign Foundation gave the … Continue reading Walgreens gets top score among drug chains in Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index

Nursing Home Guide for LGBT Older Adults Just Released

The National Long-Term Care Ombudsman Resource Center, the National Resource Center on LGBT Aging and Lambda Legal teamed up to develop a web resource for LGBT older adults.   The newest  guide developed is entitled "Resident Rights and the LGBT Community: Know Your Rights as a Nursing Home Resident."  The new guide is available on … Continue reading Nursing Home Guide for LGBT Older Adults Just Released

Out2Enroll.org, is a healthcare enrollment site oriented toward LGBT consumers

Out2Enroll.org, the initiative that CAP, the Federal Agencies Project, and Sellers Dorsey Foundation launched at the White House on September 12.  Here is an update on the site and the launch on Friday October 11, 2013. We’re rolling out new online resources on Friday, October 11 in celebration of National Coming Out Day. These will … Continue reading Out2Enroll.org, is a healthcare enrollment site oriented toward LGBT consumers