Campus Events

LGBTQ Populations and Aging

  • March 2, 2018
  • 9:00am - 12:00pm
  • 1840 N. Prospect Ave., Milwaukee, 53202
  • Helen Bader School of Social Welfare

3.0 CEHs
Registration Fee: $75.00
SPONSORED BY: UWM’s Center for Aging and Translational Research. This workshop will give attendees a look into the world of older adults who identify as LGBTQ+. We will cover some of the experiences and challenges that are unique to LGBTQ+ older adults and how experiences over a person’s lifetime can affect the aging process. We will talk about some of the obstacles LGBT+ seniors face in accessing and trusting their caregivers. Finally, we will give all attendees tools and competency tips to best serve LGBTQ+ clients in an inclusive environment.
St. John’s On The Lake
Cultural Arts Center
1840 N. Prospect Ave.
Milwaukee, WI
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