LGBT Health Inequalities

This ground-breaking book examines inequalities experienced by LGBT people and considers the role of social work in addressing them. The book is organised in three parts: the first provides a policy context in four countries, the second examines social work practice in tackling health inequalities, and part three considers research and pedagogic developments. The book’s…

The Last Outing

Subtitle: Exploring end of life experiences and care needs in the lives of older LGBT people Publisher: University of Nottingham Country: UK Pages: 8 This (much larger) study was underway when SAND was doing our own small, qualitative research – both had very similar findings. The Last Outing Study Objectives:

Over the Rainbow

Subtitle: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans People and Dementia Project Publisher: Dementia Engagement and Empowerment Project (DEEP) Country: UK Pages: 30 The Over the Rainbow project was in partnership with the University of Worcester Association for Dementia Studies, Birmingham LGBT Centre for Health and Wellbeing and PACE Health London. We know that LGBT people with…

The Dementia Challenge for LGBT Communities

Subtitle: A paper based on a roundtable discussion Publisher: The National LGB&T Partnership, et al Country: UK Pages: 12 Dementia is at the top of the national agenda, as reflected in the National Dementia Strategy; by 2025, according to the Alzheimer’s Society, there will be an estimated 1 million people with dementia in the UK.…