Improving quality of life for older GLBT adults living in Maine through advocacy, education, and social support.
GLBT older adults are treated with respect, dignity, and equality.
SAGE Maine will:
Ensure that agencies and providers address the needs of GLBT older adults. Commit in word and action to offering an environment free of bias and which welcomes and affirms all people. Promote community and provide opportunities for social networking and support. Facilitate a connection to a network of services. Include all diverse populations. Draw attention to the specific barriers facing older transgender adults. Collaborate with strategic partners to provide services, advocacy, education and training. Approved by the SAGE Maine Board June 7, 2013