TITLE

Can intergenerational connection battle ageism within the LGBT community?

AUTHOR(S)
Redman, Daniel
PUB. DATE
March 2012
SOURCE
Aging Today;Mar/Apr2012, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on a report "Celebrating Intergenerational Diversity Among lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) People," by London's International Longevity Centre (ILC). It suggests that creative efforts to bring LGBT youth and elders together can play a critical role in combating the destructive impact of social isolation and ageism on LGBT elders. It mentions that intergenerational work in the LGBT community has a powerfully positive effect on both youth and elders. INSET: Stateside Intergenerational LGBT Programs.
ACCESSION #
76112413

 

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