You Are Valued

You Are Valued

Originally, this blog was supposed to be an invitation. An invitation to celebrate the 3 year anniversary of The Care Plan. It still is, but as an organization that focuses on the health and aging needs of marginalized people, there are larger issues looming. Our...
Why We Are Proud

Why We Are Proud

.The month of June is coming to a close and soon the rainbow flags will be still, the parades will be over and the focus on LGBTQ+ communities will slow. It happens every year, and we are grateful that Pride continues to pull people together in celebration for all the...
Why HIV Awareness Is Still Relevant

Why HIV Awareness Is Still Relevant

At The Care Plan we spend a great deal of time considering how to improve the aging experience, especially for marginalized populations. We understand the challenge of physical and cognitive changes are overwhelming. Couple those changes with a complex healthcare...
Ethics in Aging:  Why We Still Need Pride

Ethics in Aging: Why We Still Need Pride

 Welcome to Pride Month! It was started to honor the 1969 Stonewall Riots and a significant turning point in the gay rights movement. Today Pride celebrations are varied. Some communities host a parade; others a month long series of lectures, events or parties. For...