Improving the Quality of Services and Support Offered to LGBT Older Adults

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Date/Time
Date(s) - March 8, 2013
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Location
Frederick Community College

Contact Info:
301-624-2732 sadams@frederick.edu www.frederick.edu

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This one day interactive course offers best practices for providing culturally sensitive, quality care for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) older adults. Learn the tools to overcome barriers that often prevent them from accessing needed services. Lecture, case study and group discussion illuminate topics to include: culture, needs and concerns of LGBT older adults, health issues, steps to create an inclusive, safe and welcoming environment for LGBT older adults. FCC is approved by the Maryland Board of Social Work Examiners to provide Category I CEUs equaling 5.5 for this course.