The Cambridge GLBT Commission
The Cambridge GLBT Commission and the Cambridge Council on Aging are hosting an information fair on Monday, July 29 from 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. at the Senior Center at 806 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge.
Bob Linscott of the LGBT Aging Project, Janson Wu GLAD, and the GLBT Commission will speak. There will be information tables from 11 organizations.
The LGBT Aging Project has received a Cummings Foundation $100k for 100 grant. The Cummings Foundation grant is the Aging Project’s largest award to date. “We are thrilled that the Cummings Foundation has recognized the importance of LGBT aging and caregiving,” said Lisa Krinsky, Director of the LGBT Aging Project. “Their support will enable us to bring visibility of the issues impacting LGBT older adults’ lives to a broad range of audiences.” The Cummings Foundation has awarded $100k to 100 local area nonprofits, supporting diverse causes including human services, education, healthcare and social justice.
LGBT Community Meal Program
The Somerville Senior Center is proud to announce the opening of Massachusetts’ 10th LGBT Community Meal Program! This new site will be offered on the - 2nd Monday of each month at 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. .
The food will be provided by a different local restaurant each month and the suggested donation is $6.
LGBT Caregiver Support Group
Open to anyone providing care for a loved one. First Monday of every month, 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in Jamaica Plain. Free. Contact Joanne Peskowitz, LICSW for more information: (617) 271-4182. Sponsored by The LGBT Aging Project.
LGBT Bereavement Groups
For LGBT people of all ages coping with the loss of a loved one. Free six-week support group. To find a group in your area contact Bob Linscott (617) 522-1292. Sponsored by Ethos & The Massachusetts Department of Public Health and facilitated by The LGBT Aging Project.
Community Meal Programs For LGBT Older Adults
Cafe Emmanuel: “The Original LGBT Meal Site!”
When: Every Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: Emmanuel Church, 15 Newbury Street Boston, MA
RSVP: to call (617) 477-6610
Sponsored by: Ethos & The Ethos Equality Fund
Music Program: 1st and 3rd Thursdays every month
Out to Brunch: Monthly Brunch & Social for Older LBT Women & Their Friends
When: First Saturday of every month 11:00 a.m. -1:00 p.m.
Where:Roslindale House, 120 Poplar Street Roslindale, MA
RSVP: to firstname.lastname@example.org or call (617) 522-6700 x306.
Sponsored by: Ethos & The Ethos Equality Fund
Out 4 Supper: A Boston Supper Club For LGBT Seniors & Friends
When: First Tuesday of every month 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Where: Mount Pleasant Home, 301 South Huntington Ave, Jamaica Plain, MA
RSVP: online, www.ethocare.org or call 617-522-6700 x306
Sponsored by: Ethos, Ethos Equality Fund and Mount Pleasant Home
Monthly Brunch for LGBT Seniors & Friends
When: Last Saturday of Every Month, 10:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.
Where: All Souls Unitarian Church, 196 Elm Street, Braintree, MA
RSVP: Call 781-848-3939 x 325 or email email@example.com for more information.
Sponsored by: South Shore Elder Services
Cadbury Cafe: Somerville & Cambridge’s First LGBT Monthly Dining Program
When: 4th Wednesday of Every Month, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Where: Cadbury Commons, 66 Sherman Street, Cambridge, Ma.
RSVP: by calling SCES (617) 628-2601 ext. 605 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Sponsored by: Somerville Cambridge Elder Services, Cambridge Council on Aging and Cadbury Commons.
Holland Street Cafe: Monthly Luncheon Catered by Local Restaurants
When: 2nd Monday of Every Month at 11:30 a.m.
Where: Holland Street Center, 167 Holland Street, Somerville, Ma.
RSVP: 617-625-6000 ext. 2316 or email@example.com
Sponsored by: Somerville Council on Aging.
Over The Rainbow Supper Club
When: 2nd Tuesday of every month, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Where: House of Seven Gables, 115 Derby Street, Salem MA
RSVP: (978) 624-2261
Sponsored by: The Old and Bold Coalition, North Shore Elder Services’ outreach to the LGBT Community on the North Shore.
When: 3rd Monday of the month, 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Where: Sharon Adult Center, 219 Massapoag Ave, Sharon, MA
RSVP: to Jayne Davis, HESSCO (781) 784-4944
Transportation: Call Nancy Weiner, Sharon Adult Center (781) 784-8000
Sponsored by: HESSCO Elder Services and Sharon Adult Center
Rainbow Lunch Club
When: 2nd Wednesday of the month, 12:00 p.m.
Where: Unitarian Universalist Church of Worcester 90 Holden Street, Worcester
RSVP: Call or email by the first Wednesday (508) 756-1545 ext.339 firstname.lastname@example.org
Sponsored by: Elder Services of Worcester Area, WLEN, UU Church of Worcester
When: 3rd Tuesday of the month, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Where: Mystic Valley Elder Services, 300 Commercial Street #19, Malden, MA
RSVP: (781) 388-2375
Sponsored by: Mystic Valley Elder Services