Imani Woody, Ph.D., is the founding director and president of Mary’s House For Older Adults: A LGBT Friendly Residence in Washington, D.C., and a SAGENet Leader for SAGE Metro D.C. She ensures that older adults are included in all conversations regarding their lives: health care, children, chosen families, sexual identity, and more — not as spectators but as leaders.
Older gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender adults face particularly daunting challenges
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Follow our in-depth examination of current health care offerings through an age-friendly lens. What does age-friendly health care look like, and how do you locate and access it? We cover how to prioritize your unique needs when selecting providers and treatments for yourself or a loved one.