Caregiving & LGBT Concerns Guide

Caregiving & LGBT Concerns in Michigan is a guide for caregivers in the Great Lakes State who are caring for an LGBT older adult. Understanding the unique circumstances LGBT individuals face and/or may be concerned about is crucial to provide a safe, supportive space as a caregiver.  View complete guide: https://lgbtolderadults.files.wordpress.com/2017/01/caregiving-and-lgbt-concerns-guide.pdf In addition to helpful facts … Continue reading Caregiving & LGBT Concerns Guide

Do You Know What SAGE Stands For?

Get an increased understanding of SAGE Metro Detroit's mission in southeast Michigan.  Objectives: Use statistical information to highlight older adult LGBT issues in the surrounding southeast Michigan area. Identify useful tips in providing health care services to our LGBT population. Increase the knowledge base of participants in common terms and expressions when dealing with LGBT … Continue reading Do You Know What SAGE Stands For?

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AARP Invites You to Give Back & Have Fun on Friday, Nov. 11

AARP Michigan is hosting two exciting events on Friday, November 11th at the Northwest Activities Center in Detroit that you won't want to miss! First, we are lunching to bring awareness to LGBT older adults in Michigan and nationwide and who are at risk of hunger at the AARP Michigan Thanksgiving Luncheon and Food Drive … Continue reading AARP Invites You to Give Back & Have Fun on Friday, Nov. 11

SAGE Fundraiser on Thursday, Oct. 27

Celebrate the first same-sex marriages legally performed in Michigan on Oct. 27 at SAGE Metro Detroit's first fundraiser. Oakland County Clerk Lisa Brown will share her experience of officiating weddings on that momentous day in 2014.  You'll also have the opportunity to meet, greet and hear from five longtime couples who married that day. PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS … Continue reading SAGE Fundraiser on Thursday, Oct. 27