I’m also honored to be included in Huffington Post’s Best Journalists Covering LGBT Issues writers.
The National Lesbian & Gay Journalists Association award is for my 2014 Caring.com piece, Finding Pride and Home: A Look at Housing for Older LGBT Adults. Moving to an assisted living home should never mean stepping back into a closet. That seems obvious to those of us living out and proud lives in post-Stonewall Riots America. But it’s an ever-present reality for many older adults.
For my Caring.com article , I explore how we can provide more prejudice-free and inclusive facilities for the aging LGBT community, where they feel as much sense of community as other residents.