A brochure answering some of the questions older LGBTQIA+ people may have before entering aged care.
The Q&A includes:
Why are the documents discussed in this booklet particularly relevant for LGBTIQ + people?
Why do I need a will
What is a power of attorney?
What is an enduring power of attorney?
What is guardianship?
What is an advance care directive?
Do I have to censor or ‘de-gay’ my home before services visit me?
Can health care practitioners discriminate against me because of my sexuality, gender or gender identity?
Can staff providing home care or residential care discriminate on the basis of sexuality or gender identity?
Can people discriminate against my partner, spouse or chosen family when they are visiting me?