According to a 2017 Gallup poll, the percentage of American adults identifying as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender (LGBT) increased to 4.5% from the previous year. While confidentiality concerns may skew these numbers, that amounts to millions of Americans. Senior living facilities are recognizing the demand. Many of them are making sure those in the LGBT community have a safe and welcoming place to live out their golden years. Even more promising, there’s a growing number of facilities that cater specifically to LGBT residents.
For LGBT seniors actively looking for an assisted living community to call home, there are more LGBT-friendly choices available in today’s market than ever before. In this blog, we’ll discuss the challenges facing LGBT older adults, the benefits of assisted living, and how to find an ideal facility for your needs.
Find resources including Recognizing the Challenges for LGBT Older Adults, The Benefits of Assisted Living, and more.