PERSAD CENTER is proud to proud to be designated as the Western Pennsylvania affiliate for the National SAGE (Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders) program. Through our affiliation with this national organization, we are able to stay on top of the most up to date information and resources available for LGBTQ elders.
SAGE is the country's largest and oldest organization dedicated to improving the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender older adults. Founded in 1978 and headquartered in New York City, SAGE is a national organization that offers supportive services and consumer resources for LGBT older adults and their caregivers, advocates for public policy changes that address the needs of LGBT older people,
As part of our affiliation, Western Pennsylvania SAGE at PERSAD provides a variety of older adult services. Persad also offers the National Resource Center training on LGBT elders to groups that serve or are interested in learning more about this population of consumers. To schedule a training or educational program, contact Kathi Boyle at 1-888-873-7723, extension 310.