"Back in the Closet" Isolation and loneliness among elders in teh LGBT Community

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 30, 2019, 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: Swenson Hall 2004

Isolation and loneliness are more prevalent in some population groups than others. In this workshop we will look at the LGBT+ culture and history and how it impacts older members of this community. Will also work interactively to identify possible ways to help mitigate the impact. Participants will: 1. Increase their knowledge and understanding of how the issues of isolation and loneliness impact the LGBT community 2. Be able to name 3 differences and 3 similarities between the LGBT community and general aging adults 3. Become knowledgeable of the glossary of language of the LGBT community and how to apply the meanings of words



Swenson Hall 2004 Belknap and Catling Ave., Superior, WI 54880 2019-10-30T08:30:00 2019-10-30T12:30:00 EventScheduled 20

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