This AHWGO forum focuses on the special challenges of being ‘at home with growing older’ in the LGBT community, the work of Openhouse San Francisco and current political issues such as the financial challenge older people in the community face who are transitioning from private disability to social security.
Fairley Parson, MSW, ASW has over ten years’ experience working with older adults, within the adult day health center system, as a political organizer and as a group facilitator and MSW-trainee. Fairley received her MSW at the University of California, Berkeley where she concentrated on gerontology and LGBT aging issues. She joined Openhouse in 2011. Openhouse is a program-rich organization in San Francisco that provides services and community to LGBT elders. Its LGBT-friendly senior housing project in San Francisco has been approved.
February 19, 6 pm to 8pm
Francis of Assisi Residence
145 Guerrero Street, San Francisco