7 reasons LGBTI aged care needs attention

ALTHOUGH many Australians support marriage equality, fewer recognise the needs of elderly lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people when it comes 
to aged care, academics say.

Fear of being judged may dissuade older LGBTI individuals from disclosing their orientation, transgender identity or intersex status, contributors write in a special LGBTI issue of the Australasian Journal on Ageing.

The journal, in association with