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Improving the Lives of Transgender Older Adults

January 26, 2013 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

A workshop at Creating Change

Description:

Transgender older adults are affected by a range of federal, state and local policy and program inequities, including lack of inclusion in federal data collection, lack of recognition in the Older Americans Act, lack of public funding for services and programs, discrimination, and more. This interactive worship will highlight the existing policy barriers to successful aging for transgender older adults and the current efforts to implement transgender-inclusive aging policies at the federal level.

 

Presenters:

Serena Worthington, SAGE, New York, NY; Loree Cook-Daniels, Transgender Aging Network/FORGE, Glendale, WI; Barbara Satin, GLBT Generations Founder and National Gay and Lesbian Task Force, N . Brooklyn Park, MN; Harper Jean Tobin, National Center for Transgender Equality, W ashington, DC

Details

Date:
January 26, 2013
Time:
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
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