LGBT Older Adult Coalition is Looking for Inclusive Housing for Older Adults

Vassar Byrd, CEO of the Eldercare home Rose Villa, was flabbergasted when she learned that a lesbian couple was pretending to be sisters to avoid being mistreated and she decided it wasn't going to happen in the retirement community and care center she ran. “The fact that we are friendly to gay and lesbian folks is … Continue reading LGBT Older Adult Coalition is Looking for Inclusive Housing for Older Adults

Overview of 20 LGBT Senior Housing Developments Across the Country

As the rebels of the Stonewall era enter their 60s and prepare for the sunshine years, the movement they forged is helping shape new ways of aging for the LGBT community. More than 20 LGBT-focused retirement communities – homes, apartment buildings or resorts – are in various stages of development in the United States, some as private … Continue reading Overview of 20 LGBT Senior Housing Developments Across the Country