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LGBTQ elders are more likely than their age-peers to have experienced discrimination, leaving them more likely to be poor and have chronic health problems. LGBTQ-friendly senior housing aims to provide a safe and supportive place to age.
Shelterforce Magazine
December 16, 2020, 8am PST
President-elect Joe Biden is expected to nominate a former rival in the Democratic presidential primary and the former two-term mayor of South Bend, the fourth largest city in Indiana, to head the Transportation Department.
CNN
April 7, 2018, 7am PDT
The architects behind “Stalled!” see gender as one of many variables and identities to consider in designing inclusive environments.
Urban Omnibus
April 5, 2018, 12pm PDT
Designing comfort stations to accommodate more than 60 million annual New York State Parks visitors — representing many different genders, backgrounds, and accessibility needs — is no simple task.
Urban Omnibus
January 25, 2018, 8am PST
A colorful data visualization tool maps information about which cities have the most protections for LGBTQ people in place. The tool is intended as a resource for LGBTQ travelers.
Fast Co. Design