As #GivingTuesday2017 approaches on Nov. 28, Rainbow Elder Care humbly asks you to consider contributing to our organization. We are a registered 501c3 non-profit organization whose mission is to provide advocacy, educational resources, support, and referral services to the elder LGBT community and straight allies in Greater Dayton in ways that affirmatively address their unique […]Read More Donate to Help Us Help Older LGBTQ People in Dayton Area
Tammy Baldwin (WI), the first openly gay US Senator, along with Senators Michael Bennet (CO), Jeff Merkley (OR), Edward Markey (MA) and Al Franken (MN), all Democrats, introduced the LGBT Elder Americans Act today. This bill adds on to the Older Americans Act of 1965. It includes LGBT seniors within the scope of that original bill. […]Read More Senators Introduce New Bill for Older LGBT Americans
The LGBTQ community faces many health care issues. In several stories, NPR shares how the health care system has been failing transgender Americans, and our rural LGBTQ friends find it hard to find a doctor they can trust with their sexuality. To find an LGBTQ affirming health care provider please visit the GLMA link (Gay […]Read More LGBTQ Health Care: Issues of Concern
Join us for a late summer-early fall cookout and learn more about Rainbow Elder Care! We’ll provide hamburgers, hot dogs and sides. You bring your own beverage. Together, we’ll create the fun, games and 50/50 raffle. It’s FREE. It’ll be a fun gathering as we get to know some new faces and offer some information […]Read More Come to our cookout Sept. 2!
Rainbow Elder Care of Greater Dayton exists to ensure that LGBT elders in our area are cared for and treated with respect and dignity wherever they live and work. Trump’s tweeted statement reinstating an old ban on individuals who are transgender from serving in the United States military is abhorrent and dangerous. It belies the […]Read More Statement on Trump’s Transgender Military Ban
Thanks to all those who stopped by our booth at Dayton Pride. Over 300 people visited our booth to learn more about how we’re helping improve the lives of older LGBTQ adults in the Dayton area. It was a fun festive day. We were a cooling station offering water and a cool fan breeze for […]Read More Rainbow Elder Care at Dayton Pride 2017