SAGE Maine offers training

     HANCOCK, Maine —  In a continuing effort to reach elder service providers and educate them about the particular needs of LGBT older adults, SAGE Maine will provide a workshop in Presque Isle, a project supported by the Bob Crewe Foundation.

     Jackie McNeil, a certified trainer with the National Resource Center on LGBT Aging, will offer the training Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at the Presque Isle CareerCenter at 66 Spruce St. from 9:30-11:30 a.m. 

     The sessions aim to reach all elder-serving agencies in the state to help make them safe and inclusive for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender Mainers.

     Space is limited. Contact to register.

     SAGE Maine has provided training to staff at the Aroostook and Eastern Area Agencies on Aging, the Maine Alzheimers Association, and the Long-term Care Ombudsmen program.