Support our LGBT elders this Pride Month

Our LGBT elders are the pioneers that led the fight that brought us all of the progress in LGBT rights made over the past several decades. Now 50 years after Stonewall, our…

The Doctor Is In: Pain Management

June 12th

Experiencing pain is one of the most common health symptoms affecting older adults, and one of the most feared complications of illness. Older adults are…

THRIVERS: Intro to Mindfulness

June 29th

We all know that HIV is now a manageable chronic illness and adhering to our medications and staying in care is the first step to a…

“Gettin’ On” in PGN: AMP-ed Up! The Path to Mastering Aging

Most people have some familiarity with the concept of the “Jedi Master” popularized in the Star Wars movies. If you’re not a fan of the films, the idea is that of a guru who possesses infinite wisdom gained through years of experience surviving in…

Gettin’ On in PGN: From surviving to thriving: Reframing the narrative of aging with HIV

Since the early 1980s, the messaging within our communities in relation to HIV has been focused on surviving. In the earlier days of the AIDS crisis, avoiding and/or surviving the plague

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Survey seeks input on creating LGBT-inclusive healthcare environments A new survey out of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital is aiming to learn more about the healthcare experiences of LGBT older adults and the factors that individuals consider when making decisions...

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The Doctor Is In: Sexual Health

The LGBT Elder Initiative and Jefferson Health present "The Doctor Is In: Sexual Health" on Wednesday, March 20th at the William Way Community Center.

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THRIVERS: Intro to Mindfulness

June 29 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

We all know that HIV is now a manageable chronic illness and adhering to our medications and staying in care is the first step to a healthy and fulfilling future. But to truly thrive with HIV, we must also care for our social, emotional, financial, spiritual, and personal wellness. THRIVERS is a monthly discussion group for people impacted by HIV that relies on the personal expertise within our communities to help one another get the most out of life and…

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