Register now to join us for a little holiday cheer! We’re hosting a get-together on Saturday, December 14th from 1-3 PM at the Greater Dayton LGBT Center. Come by and have some food and beverage and enjoy a fun-filled time together. No special events or speeches – just good conversation with friends to celebrate the […]Read More Join us for a holiday get-together!
Know an LGBTQ veteran you would like to honor? Join Rainbow Elder Care in recognizing local Dayton-area LGBTQ veterans. Our LGBTQ veterans have had a challenging history in their service to our country, often having that service denied or diminished while having to hide their true selves. We’re making progress toward full equality in […]Read More Honor an LGBTQ Veteran
As part of the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall uprising, we’re working as part of a collaborative community effort to capture important local stories about pivotal people, places and events in the Dayton area LGBTQ+ her/history. We are also collecting local LGBTQ-related memorabilia to display at the downtown Dayton Metro Library during LGBTQ History Month […]Read More Help Us Tell Dayton’s LGBTQ Her/History
No matter our age, we all want to thrive as we get older . . . and it gets tougher as we age, particularly for older LGBT people who are at greater risk for isolation. Take our survey to help us help YOU. Participation is completely anonymous. Rainbow Elder Care has partnered with the Wright […]Read More Thrive with Pride: Take the LGBT Health and Aging Survey to Tell Us Your Needs
Join us to honor our LGBT veterans this Veterans Day, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2 – 4 pm (location to come). Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley will be on hand along with former WPAFB Base Commander Cassie Barlow to help honor our veterans. Help us show them the love and support they never received while serving in […]Read More Honor Our LGBT Veterans: Join Us Nov. 10
In response to administration efforts to eliminate the rights of transgender people, Rainbow Elder Care of Greater Dayton shares the following statement: Rainbow Elder Care of Greater Dayton strongly opposes the Trump Administration’s proposal to redefine gender as a “biological and fixed condition”. As the headline in The New York Times put it, “transgender” could […]Read More Rainbow Elder Care Statement on Administration proposal to change gender definition
Meet Rainbow Elder Care’s newest Board Member Richard “Dickie” Wilson, a Dayton native and an army veteran. It’s particularly fitting that we introduced Dickie during the Labor Day holiday because he was instrumental as a General Motors employee and union member in helping to get domestic partner benefits and sexual orientation included as part of […]Read More Meet our new board member: Dickie Wilson, LGBT workers’ rights activist
Save the date! We’re planning our Second Annual Labor Day Cookout for Saturday, September 1, 2018 (location TBD) from Noon to 4:00 PM. There is no cost to attend (but we always welcome donations!). Plan to come by for a hot dog or hamburger and some other great cookout fare, too: potato salad maccaroni salad […]Read More Join us for the 2nd Annual Rainbow Elder Care Cookout
Admit it – you’re curious, right? Why not stop by Fifth Street Brewpub, 1600 E. 5th St. in St. Anne’s Hill neighborhood, to find out and enjoy a brew and brunch while supporting Rainbow Elder Care of Greater Dayton! When you have a bite to eat or enjoy a beer between 10 AM and 2 PM […]Read More Brew & Brunch with guest barmaids Helga and Freda on July 15
IS YOUR ORGANIZATION READY TO SERVE THE 30,000 LGBT ADULTS OVER AGE 50 IN THE MIAMI VALLEY AREA? That’s a lot of people – a group that’s expected to double by 2030. And they are potential customers for you and your organization. Life hasn’t always been kind to older LGBT people. Due to age, sexual orientation […]Read More Does Your Organization Need Cultural Competence Training?