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LGBTQ+ and the Aging Population

Tuesday 10/24/2023 05:00 PM - 06:30 PM
Grand at Twin Lakes, The
920 E. Northwest Highway, Palatine, IL 60074

An In-Person Presentation

The LGBTQ+ older adults continue to overcome obstacles as it relates to their sexual orientation and healthcare. In this presentation, Chris will go over
reasons why many in the LGBTQ+ elderly do not have access to healthcare and if they do, why they choose not to use it. She will also discuss what the healthcare
industry is doing to combat this discrimination.

Presented by Chris Petrik, RN, BS, DCCS-CI, Director of Education, Dementia Reality Master Trainer, Elderwerks Educational Services

5:00 pm to 5:30 pm - Sign-In and Refreshments
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm - Presentation

1.0 Ethics & Cultural Competency CE credit available for Illinois nurses, social workers, professional counselors and nursing home administrators.

847-462-0885 |

Sponsored by:
Elderwerks Educational Services
CareDiem Home Care
Rehab Maxx
The Grand at Twin Lakes

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