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National Resource Center on LGBT Aging

Request a Guide - A Practical Guide to Collecting Data on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Revised and updated in 2016 to reflect emerging best practices and resources regarding sexual orientaion and gender identity questions and termonolgy. This guide helps to answers the question: “How can our mainstream aging organization ask questions about sexual orientation and gender identity in safe and respectful ways to better inform our services and programs?" Written with suggestions, tips and practical ideas this guide will assist in your organization's path to asking fully inclusive questions to all of your clients.


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Please note that due to high demand, we can only supply 20 copies of the guide. If you need more than 20 copies, you may be able to get them at cost but you must contact Sherrill Wayland ( to discuss further.

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