Infographic Summary of a Health Needs Assessment of the LGBT+ Community, Aged 50+, Living with HIV in Puerto Rico
December 2021 | Waves Ahead Corp and SAGE Puerto Rico,
SAGE’s HIV & Aging Policy Action Coalition,
JSI Research & Training Institute
“Policymakers should recognize that for the most part, they obtain their services in a system of care that was designed for the cisgender heterosexual population. Through their advocacy, assertiveness, and persistence, the respondents have been able to nudge the system to align service delivery in a manner aligned with their needs as members of the LGBT community. However, these efforts have not been successful. Some respondents still report experiencing HIV, gender, and age discrimination.”
This publication provides infographics that summarize a health needs assessment performed for the LGBT+ community, aged 50+, living with HIV in Puerto Rico.