Serving Greater Boston

CORONAVIRUS PLANNING : click here
 
 
 

 

Some challenges we may address together include

Basic Health CareLGBT elders are only half as likely as their heterosexual counterpartsto have close family to lean on for help.

 

Caregiving Issues

 

The support systems of LGBT elders — their partners and their families (often families “of choice”) may not be recognized under the law. LGBTQ people frequently are not granted family or medical leave to take care of a sick or terminally ill partner.

​LGBTQ people may need legal documentation to avoid being excluded from decision-making on a partner’s medical care or funeral plans. 

Social Isolation

 

"We would hire Kathy
again without question."

Client, Watertown, MA

Kathy Kemp OTR/L,LSW,CMC

Recognizing and respecting the needs
of LGBTQ elders

Sage advice gives you peace of mind

SAGE ADVICE CARE MANAGEMENT  Phone: 339.298.8566 |  Email Kathy at  kathy@kathykemp.com

SAGE ADVICE CARE MANAGEMENT  Phone: 339.298.8566 |  Email Kathy at  kathy@kathykemp.com

GERIATRIC CARE MANAGER
Occupational Therapist
Social Worker