Interest group: Caroline Werner

Caroline Werner interviews Sen. Tammy Baldwin about her appointment to the Senate Committee on Aging and their moves to include LGBTQ elders as a vulnerable population in the Older Americans Act.

Senator Tammy Baldwin was sworn in as a Member of the United States Senate by Vice President Joe Biden on January 3rd, 2013.

Caroline Werner explains the Share the Care program and important aspects of the Affordable Care Act.

Caroline Werner celebrates and honors those who are caring for both children and aging parents.

Caroline Werner on the state of seniors and caregiving today.

Caroline Werner takes a look at recent developments in healthcare protections for LGBTQ seniors.

Older LGBT community members are forcing the health care system to better serve their unique needs.

Caroline Werner interviews Carrie “Chaous” Riddle, a working class grandmother who has dedicated herself to volunteering on behalf of the most vulnerable among us

Jane Boyd, Outreach’s 2009 Susan Green Woman of the Year, receives due honors her role in forming and maintaining Lizards, a social group for “older” lesbians.

Caroline Werner reflects cheerfully on misperceptions about the aging process and stereotypes about people of a certain age.

Caroline Werner looks at the ways we do and don’t serve an aging population looking for stable housing options and the barriers to housing for LGBTQ seniors and those with special needs in particular.