Preparing for ageing in the LGBTI community

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Medical Director Karen Detering appeared on JOY 94.9's The Deep End. In the episode "Preparing for ageing", Karen talked about role of advance care planning in the lives of LGBTI people.

The Deep End is a show that explores issues that are important to LGBIT people. As presenter Jess Pattison says, LGBIT people often choose friends as family members and want to ensure these important individuals can make decisions for them.

The episode also features Dr Catherine Barrett from Celebrate Ageing and Anne Tudor who is an LGBTI elder and carer for her partner of 33 years.

Listen to the episode at JOY 94.9's The Deep End website.

Visit our resource library for advance care planning resources for LGBTI people.