Author: Stonewall Seniors

Niche in elder care: assisted living for LGBT seniors

With the nation’s senior population expected to double in the next 20 years, there’s a growing need for senior services. One niche: the millions of LGBT baby boomers who came from an era when equal rights were only a dream.…

The Future of LGBT Aging

Only a few decades ago, the aging of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people was relegated to the shadows. The work of several courageous pioneers began to openly question common misconceptions of “old gays” as depressed, lonely, and sexually undesirable. Go To:

No One Will Care for LGBT Boomers But Themselves

I was just at a big charity fundraiser filled with “power gays” (as one guest put it), well-off gentlemen of a certain age heavily involved in philanthropy and business within the LGBT community. The topic of aging came up with…