Title: A Caring Response for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Clients
Location: Replacements Ltd., 1089 Knox Road Greensboro, North Carolina 27420
Description: A Caring Response for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender
A FREE Cultural Competency Training using the film Gen Silent
Presented by the PTRC Area Agency on Aging Regional Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program
WHEN: Tuesday, February 19, 2013 from 9:00am – 12:30pm
WHERE: Replacements, Ltd 1089 Knox Road
Greensboro, North Carolina 27420
(Recognized as “One of the Leading U.S. Companies in Push for Workplace Equality” by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation)
WHAT: This is a free cultural competency training program for staff and volunteers of long-term care facilities and for community-based aging service providers using video clips from the critically acclaimed film, Gen Silent.
WHY: The purpose of the training is to raise awareness of the unique issues and concerns of LGBT older adults. From this training, you can expect to learn “best practices” for those who work with LGBT older adults, to ensure that they feel welcomed and are treated with dignity and respect.
Featured Topics & Speakers:
Trends and Statistics of LGBT Older Adults in Our Community
Presented by Shane Burton, Executive Director Guilford Green Foundation
“A Caring Response” for LGBT Clients:
Cultural Competency Training Using Clips from the Film Gen Silent
Presented by the PTRC Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program
Grants, Grants, Grants! “Aging Friends Initiative”
Presented by AJ DeLaOsa, Board President The Adam Foundation
Registration is FREE, but you MUST pre-register to attend!
Contact Marquita Massenburg at 336-294-4950 or by email firstname.lastname@example.org
Start Time: 09:00:00
End Time: 12:30:00