Tag Archive | LGBT seniors

Cork Gay Project: Cork City Age Friendly Programme Winter 2020/2021

Cork Gay Project: Cork City Age Friendly Programme Winter 2020/2021

CALL FOR PARTICIPANTS Age Friendly Alliance Cork, in collaboration with UCC, Cork City Council, and the HSE, among others, are currently undertaking a project that aims to identify what resources and supports older adults need to help get through the pandemic. They are hoping to hear from older adults, aged 64 and older, about how they […]

LGBT+ Seniors on the evolution of pride and fight for equality

LGBT+ Seniors on the evolution of pride and fight for equality

LGBT+ seniors on the evolution of pride and fight for equality by Valeria Cardi and Martha Holeyman | @vlr_crd On the 50th anniversary of the first ever Pride March in New York City, LGBT+ seniors, who lived through the Stonewall Riots and AIDS epidemic, reflect on how far the community has come in its fight […]

Florida: Gaybourhood invests in homes for gay seniors

Florida: Gaybourhood invests in homes for gay seniors

Like many elderly US couples, Herb Parker and Herb Horowitz chose to spend their golden years in Florida, drawn by its year-round sunshine, outdoor activities, and relaxed atmosphere. ‘The Herbs’, as they are known to their friends, bought an apartment two decades ago near the beach in Hollywood, which sits between Miami and Wilton Manors, […]