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Exploring and Disrupting Ageism within the Aging Services and Healthcare Spaces
April 12, 2022 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Did you know…
- 82% of adults age 50-80 reported experiencing agesim
Ageism leads to negative physical and mental health outcomes
Come and join a discussion on how to identify and disrupt ageist practices, specifically focusing on how ageism impacts older LGBT+ adult communities and steps we can all take to create welcome, inclusive, and responsive systems.
1.0 CE CREDIT will be awarded to Illinois nurses, social workers, OT, PT, PsyD.
About our speaker, Kelly Rice (they/them):
Kelly is an active member of the Chicago LGBTQ community with over 20 years of experience in health care and social service settings. They are a frequent speaker on topics of LGBT+ aging and are on committees for the Chicago LGBT Aging Network, Chicago Bisexual Health Taskforce, and the American Society on Aging (ASA) LGBT Aging Issues Network (LAIN) Council.