Generation Plus works to leverage the power of the LGBTQ+55+ community through education, advocacy, service, and celebration.
Log on and spend some time with our diverse group of LGBTQ+ 55+ community.
A virtual series of spotlights on our LGBTQ community leaders and influencers.
Soon, we will start meeting in person again! We are planning a couple of in-person event series. Lunch and Learn: These lunches will cover a variety of topics. Includes lunch.
Gen Plus News
Are you interested in staying in your home & community as you age? Community Assessment for an Aging in Place Program – a new project being led by the Jewish Family Services of WNC Jewish Family Services of WNC is excited to share that we are conducting an Aging in Place Community Assessment, with the goal of providing data and
Many of us know an elder and some of us are elders in the LGBTQ+ community. With aging comes some struggles. June 15th is a day to bring awareness, education and advocacy for our older LGBTQ+ community. LGBT adults from older generations lived under severe stigmatization of their identities.34% report concerns that they will need to hide their identify if
As people are living longer, we see greater attention is being paid to the concerns facing aging adults and caregivers. While many issues are the same for all older adults and those who care for them, some unique considerations arise for LGBTQ+ people dealing with aging. Join us monthly for our “Thrive with Pride Series” discussing various topics related to
The month of May is Elder Awareness Month and here at Generation Plus we want to acknowledge our LGBTQ+ elders and thank them for their contributions to the community. This year’s theme is ‘Age My Way’. LGBTQ+ elders contribute their time and wisdom to make our community stronger, and better connected. They are our loved ones, friends, volunteers, and neighbors.