Skip to main content
4818 Washington Blvd., #48
St. Louis, MO 63108
Village to Village Network is a
501(c)(3) nonprofit organization
(EIN# 27-1063665)
Add Me To Your Mailing List
HomeCalendarVillage Mentor SPECIAL PRESENTATION: Villages, Solo Aging : 12 PM PT / 1 PM MT / 2 PM CT / 3 PM ET

Calendar - Event View

This is the "Event Detail" view, showing all available information for this event. If the event has passed, click the "Event Report" button to read a report and view photos that were uploaded.

Village Mentor SPECIAL PRESENTATION: Villages, Solo Aging : 12 PM PT / 1 PM MT / 2 PM CT / 3 PM ET

Monday, March 13, 2023
Additional Info:
VtV Webinars
Registration is recommended
Payment In Full In Advance Only
No Fee
No Fee
Village Mentor - 12 PM PT / 1 PM MT / 2 PM CT / 3 PM ET

SPECIAL PRESENTATION:  Villages, Solo Aging, LBGTQ + Belonging

Join Sherrill Wayland from the National LGBTQ+ Aging for a special presentation during our March 13 Village Mentor webinar that will explore solo aging and the ways Villages can be LGBTQ+ inclusive and foster belonging for all older adults. The Village model is based on the principles and practices of belonging, reciprocity, and mutual aid. Villages are intentional communities that offer social connections, help from intergenerational volunteers, and access to expertise to support healthy aging at home. Some Village members and potential members have struggled over the years to feel a true sense of belonging. This may be true for your LGBTQ+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) community members who may fear being out due to discrimination and stigma. When Villages make a commitment to diversity and equity, inclusive of sexual orientation and gender identity, it can provide those who identify as LGBTQ+ with a real sense of belonging. Topics discussed will highlight solo aging, social engagement, and belonging and outreach strategies.

This reoccurring meeting is the Second Monday of every month!

Join seasoned Villagers on a webinar to help new and developing Villages. This webinar will guide and answer start up questions and assist open Villages in need of additional help with Village operations.