Generations Aging with Pride

Mission

Generations Aging with Pride empowers older LGBTQ adults to live with pride and dignity by promoting, connecting and developing innovative programs and services that enhance belonging and support, eliminate discrimination, and honor the lives of older members of our community.

 

 

Community Calendar NEW

Get up to date information on fun and safe space events, workshops, and social events to connect with your community and friends!

 

Resource Directory NEW

Our Directory is quickly expanding, but aims to offer a comprehensive database of organizations and services for our aging LGBTQ+ community, with sorting filters and location radius to make finding resources easier.

 

Common Pages

Classes

All classes are FREE to LGBTQ elders, their care providers and allies!  GenPRIDE currently offers three fitness classes every week at a new location. TRIBE Fitness – 606 Broadway E, Seattle, WA 98102 Zumba Gold with Sellyna Experience Zumba Gold! This class is designed to be approachable by all populations, regardless of fitness level. Moves in class are broken down in a slow and manageable […]

Training

In 2018: we trained over 300 healthcare service and housing providers!   What is different about our training? Unlike other LGBTQ cultural competency or humility trainings, our training is based upon the best science, review of the literature and trainings, and goes beyond mere information sharing. The Generations Aging with Pride (GenPRIDE) training uses research, video presentations, group exercises and other interactive sections that support the […]

Blog

Welcome to the GenPRIDE blog! 🞄  LGBTQ Culturally Sensitive Terminology 🞄  ‘Trauma Haunts the LGBTQ Community but Resilience Defines Us’  🞄  Archived posts..

Contact Us

Address 401 Broadway E  #223, Seattle, WA 98102 Email info@gapseattle.org Phone (206) 393-3400 SUBMIT Visit Our Center Elevator and stairs from parking garage and street level between BECU and QFC south entrance Our center is located off south end of mezzanine above QFC,  between the gym and Urban Outfitters  Our mailing address is: P.O. Box 23123, Seattle, WA 98102 Bus Route Bus 49 stops in front of QFC;   […]

Latest Blog Posts

3 Differences Between the Terms ‘Gay’ and ‘Queer’ — and Why It Matters

Originally posted March 1, 2016 by Hari Ziyad at https://everydayfeminism.com/2016/03/difference-between-gay-queer/ For a while, I thought I was gay. And maybe I was for some of that time – there’s nothing wrong with being gay. But I’m definitely not now. I thought I was gay because I thought I was a man, and I thought I was only and always attracted to other men. I don’t know what gender I am anymore, if […]

Most LGBTQ People are Cyberbullied. Here’s How to Stay Safe Online

Originally posted by Sarah Turner at https://www.vpnmentor.com/blog/lgbtq-guide-online-safety/  We at vpnMentor conducted a survey in which we asked 695 LGBTQ+ people worldwide about their experiences online as they relate to their sexual orientation and gender identity. The results – referenced throughout this article – illuminated the unique challenges faced by the LGBTQ+ community. Here are some of our key findings:+ 73% of all respondents in all categories of gender identity and sexual orientation […]

Black, Gray and Gay: The Perils of Aging LGBTQ People of Color

Cecelia Hayden Smith, 72, knows exactly how she wants to live out the remainder of her golden years: lounging lazily on the porch of a cozy house tucked along a quiet, treelined street in Washington, D.C. She’d greet her partner each morning with a homemade country breakfast, and their afternoons and evenings would be filled with lively games of Spades and Bid Whist with a […]

 

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