Event Detail – The LGBT Aging Commission Listening Session


Event Date:6/17/2014

Start Time:3:00 PM

Location: Gardner Auditorium Get Directions

Event Description

The Aging Commission Listening Session

June 17th at 3:00 PM

Massachusetts State House

Gardner Auditorium

Section 186 of Chapter 38 of the Acts of 2013 has created the LGBT Aging Commission. This commission has been tasked with investigating, analyzing and studying the health, housing, financial, psychosocial and long-term care needs of older lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender adults, and their caregivers, and to make recommendations to improve access to benefits and services where appropriate and necessary. In this listening session, the Commission is welcoming public comments regarding access to benefits and services for LGBT seniors, thier families and caregivers.

If you have any questions, please contact Kelly Love, Research Director for the Joint Committee on Elder Affairs, at 617-722-2800 or kelly.love@mahouse.gov.