Social work practice with LGBT seniors.

@article{Gratwick2014SocialWP,
  title={Social work practice with LGBT seniors.},
  author={Steve Gratwick and Lila J. Jihanian and Ian W Holloway and Mariano Sanchez and Kathleen J Sullivan},
  journal={Journal of gerontological social work},
  year={2014},
  volume={57 8},
  pages={
          889-907
        }
}
The Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Center began providing services to LGBT seniors in 2008. Since then, the Center's seniors program has grown to over 3,300 clients. It provides a variety of enrichment and support services with the overarching goal of empowering seniors to successfully age in place. This article outlines the service delivery program of the Center's Seniors Services Department and describes its successes and challenges in meeting the needs of diverse LGBT seniors. It offers future… CONTINUE READING