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Become a paid tester and advocate for civil rights!

Many Opportunities Available. Be a part of ending discrimination against the senior LGBT community by becoming a Civil Rights Tester for the Equal Rights Center (ERC).  The ERC is a national non-profit civil rights organization dedicated to promoting equal opportunity in housing, employment, public accommodations, and government services through education, research, testing, counseling, advocacy, and …

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Caregiving in the LGBT Community

Caregiving in the LGBT Community   By Scott French Caregiving takes many forms. While we might think of caregivers as paid aides, in reality, the majority of caregiving in the United States is provided by informal caregivers—usually a spouse or child. In the LGBT community, many older adults do not have the same familial supports. …

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Coffee Drop-In Hour

  The DC Center is hosting a Coffee Drop-In for the Older Adult LGBT community every Monday.  Come in for complimentary coffee, to chat, to meet new people, and more! This event, which was proposed by a member of the community, is a fun way to get out of the house and enjoy a cup …

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Daddyswap

Daddyswap offers over 10,000 profiles of Mature Men and Admirers from all over the world, eg, http://www.daddyswap.com/places visitors may create a free profile and browse others nearby, submit their own images and video clips to create a profile and in exchange view other users submissions, a full access without limitation option does exist for those …

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Diary of a Compulsive World Traveler

 Our very own Bill Ashley has written a book about his travels over the past 50 years.  The title of the book is The Diary of a Compulsive World Traveler.  The book is available in hardback, paperback, or ebook through Amazon.com, Barnes & Noble, and through a website www.billsashley.com.   

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LGBT @ 60 Plus – Therapy Group

  LGBT @ 60 Plus – Therapy Group Wednesdays 2:00 to 3:30 pm   This therapy group is open to LGBT seniors, 60 years of age or older. Participants will explore together how past life challenges as sexual minorities have prepared them to face challenges of aging and death with resilience, determination and hope. This …

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Need some free help with your taxes?

2013 AARP DC Tax Sites and Schedules   Chevy Chase Community Center 5601 Connecticut Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20015-2603 Starting Date: Tuesday, February 5, 2013 Hours: Tuesday, 9:00am – 1:00pm Wednesday, 1:00pm – 5:00 pm   Emery Recreation Community Center 5801 Georgia Avenue, NW Washington, DC 20011-2944 Starting Date: Tuesday, February 5, 2013 Hours: Tuesday, 10:00am – …

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The Gay Man’s Guide to Dating After 50

Click here: AARP Pride: The Gay Man's Guide to Dating After 50 — AARP Quite interesting, especially considering that until a few years ago, AARP didn't want to acknowledge that there were older gay men and lesbians.  The article does mention Match.com, but you have to pay for that – I suggest silverdaddies.com – they have a free …

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Three title ideas

  Why you should go balls to the wall in the gym as you age. Why you should train faster with age, not slower. What’s the single most important kind of exercise to do as you age?   The body: Society says as you age you and your training should slow down.  Precisely the opposite is true and necessary …

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