Jane Fialko is the social worker for the Elder LGBT Interprofessional Collaborative Care Program (elinc), a joint, grant funded project between SAGE and the Columbia University School of Nursing. Jane works with a team of nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists and mental health professionals to address the unique physical, mental and psychological needs of LGBT older adults living in NYC. As part of her elinc role, Jane has conducted health workshops in the various SAGE Centers as well as produced LGBT health webinars for health care providers.
Jane is a graduate of Penn State and received her Master’s in Social Work from Fordham University. Prior to entering the social work field, Jane worked in marketing for 10 years and was a stay at home mom, raising 3 sons. Jane currently resides in NYC.