Category: Elders

HHS now won’t cut LGBT Americans from survey

HHS now won’t cut LGBT Americans from survey

Sen. Bob Casey (D-PA) announced June 22 that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) reversed its proposal to eliminate questions about LGBT Americans from a key survey of HHS program recipients,...

Commentary: Who would go after LGBT elders? The Trump administration

Commentary: Who would go after LGBT elders? The Trump administration

Michael Adams posts on The Advocate: Despite Donald Trump’s campaign pledges to respect the equality of LGBT people, it’s becoming increasingly clear that his words can’t be trusted. Our first indication of where this...

SAGE opposes Trump erasure of LGBT elders from survey

SAGE opposes Trump erasure of LGBT elders from survey

Services & Advocacy for LGBT Elders (SAGE) has announced that it is launching a nationwide effort to oppose the Trump Administration’s proposed erasure of LGBT elders from the National Survey of Older Americans Act...

Get ready for Viva Las Vegas Casino Cabin Party, Jan. 15

Get ready for Viva Las Vegas Casino Cabin Party, Jan. 15

On Sunday, Jan. 15, from 2 – 6 p.m., SAGE will host a Viva Las Vegas Casino Cabin Party. The “Rat Pack” fun will include blackjack, craps and more, as well as food, ‘50s Las...

SAGE hosts Traveling Potluck Social in Stafford on Saturday

SAGE hosts Traveling Potluck Social in Stafford on Saturday

SAGE is coming south! On Saturday, Jan. 7, SAGE will host a 4-7 p.m. Potluck Social at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 6188 Main Road, in Stafford NY, 14143. Appetizers and short film clip with...