Fact Sheets

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Employment Discrimination and LGBT Seniors 11/11/2013

For lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) seniors, finding, keeping, and advancing in good jobs can be a challenge. LGBT seniors may confront both age-related bias and anti-LGBT bias in the workplace, which can leave them even more vulnerable than those of their counterparts who share, and therefore face discrimination based on, only one of those characteristics. Legal protections against workplace discrimination based on age, sexual orientation, and gender identity have expanded dramatically in many places across the United States, and LGBT seniors can access these legal tools to protect their rights in the workplace.

Seniors
Hawai'i Marriage Law 12/2/2013

Answers to frequently asked questions about the new law and what it means for same-sex couples who live and work in, or visit, Hawai'i.

Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships
8 Things Same-Sex Couples Need to Know About Taxes 2/7/2014

It's tax season - and for married same-sex couples, it's a new world! Since the Supreme Court struck down Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), the federal government now recognizes the marriages of same-sex couples.

Illinois Marriage Law: Frequently Asked Questions 2/27/2014

The Illinois legislature passed the “Illinois Religious Freedom Protection and Marriage Fairness Act.” Below are answers to frequently asked questions about the new marriage law and about the recent court decision ordering the Cook County Clerk to issue marriage licenses immediately.

Marriage | Marriage, Relationships and Family Protections | Same-Sex Relationships
National Day of Silence: The Freedom to Speak (Or Not) 3/13/2014

Teens & Young Adults | Youth and Schools

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