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LGBTQ Vacation Ideas

Resorts, cruises, new destinations that are gay-friendly



Pride and Joy

Many Pride Celebrations Are Virtual and In-Person

Tune in to drag queen storytime, party in Key West or eat ice cream for a cause

AARP's Free Daybreaker Live: Saturday Morning Fever

Grab some summer joy (and exercise!) with Sister Sledge, Indigo Girls, and MikeQ on Saturday, June 26

Philosophy Professor Turned Boxer, Quill Kukla

When Kukla started working out at the gym, they didn't know it would lead to a career as a boxer

LGBTQ Americans Find Hope in Rachel Levine Confirmation

Pediatrician Rachel Levine is the first openly transgender leader to gain Senate approval

Older Adults on Coming Out Later in Life

Reflections on emotional journey, rewards and challenges of living authentically

Books, Documentaries Explore LGBTQ Life

Celebrate Pride Month with anthologies and memoirs that do a deep dive

Reflections on LGBTQ History

AIDS Activists See Parallels in Coronavirus Pandemic

Lessons on resilience and optimism from two public health crises


The Stonewall Uprising, a Tipping Point in History

What that landmark event in LGBTQ activism means to older adults today


Health and Coronavirus

Gay, Lesbian Adults at Greater Risk from COVID-19

Higher prevalence of underlying health conditions than heterosexuals cited

Your ACA Health Insurance Enrollment Checklist

Guide to understanding costs, coverage, subsidies and how to sign up for a plan

LGBTQ Adults Fear Discrimination in Care

AARP survey finds many are nervous about long-term care as they age


Movies for Grownups: Watch Lesbian Romance Ammonite

Register for the free June 4 screening about two women from different worlds

Movies for Grownups: Watch Surviving the Silence

Register for the free June 18 screening of this film about the Don't Ask Don't Tell policy

12 Great LGBTQ Movies to Stream During Pride Month

Tune in to expand your vision and celebrate the diverse world around us

How to Get Your Cat to Walk on a Leash

Janet Chan and wife Suzanne Cohen go adventuring with their cat Sushi

15 Dating Apps for the Over 50 Crowd

HER and Grindr are two apps created specifically for the LGBTQ community

Video Spotlight

#LivingHistory Being Written

Past, present and future LGBTQ heroes fight for the right to exist

‘You Just Love. That’s It’

Asian American parents and their LGBTQ children discuss their unconditional love

Suze Orman Gets Personal

The financial adviser, 68, talks about defining moments in her life, including being a lesbian

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AARP is inclusive. In the words of our founder, Dr. Ethel Percy Andrus, 'What we do, we do for all'

LGBTQ Caregivers Guide

Caring for a spouse, partner, close friend, or family member is one of the most important roles you’ll play

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