28 Sep 2021

SAGECare September 2021 Recap

The team at SAGECare would like to share a recap of our major news from the past month, as well as some October dates to recognize:

10/1 International Day of Older Persons

10/9 World Hospice and Palliative Care Day

110/10 World Mental Health Day

10/11 National Coming Out Day

10/13 National Stop Bullying Day

10/15 National Latino Aids Awareness Day

10/27 National Mentoring Day

Guest Blog presented by the Ohio Hospice Team

Recognizing the Unique Needs of LGBTQ+ Individuals at the End of Life

SAGECare in the News September 2021

SAGECare and American Medical Association

‘I can’t relate to anyone:’ Living as a transgender senior in Tampa Bay     Tampa Bay Times by Hannah Critchfield

Hospices Work to Engage LGBTQ+ Communities     Hospice News by Holly Vossel

Older Adults Celebrate LGBTQ+ Identity, Pride in Art Exhibit, Book     Argentum

SAGECare Training Announcements

SAGECare training team has developed a two-part training for New Jersey S2545 LGBTQ+I+ Senior Bill of Rights for the two designated team members who will then guide their team into future LGBTQ+I+/HIV+ trainings. Next Training will be Monday November 1st, 2021. Contact kcushing@sageusa.org for details.

Karen Cushing

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