Our meeting begins at 7:00 with announcements and introductions. We will have group sharing and discussions until 8:00. Depending on the size of the group, we may have one group discussion, or break into smaller groups. Michelle Fox-Phillips will be available to lead a separate Transgender Support Group during our group sharing from 7:00 – 8:00, if needed.
After our support session, we break for refreshments. Our speaker with begin at 8:15. Our speaker this month will be Judy Lewis. Judy is a certified LGBT Older Adult Trainer for the National Resource Center on LGBT Aging and the Training and Education Manager for SAGE Metro Detroit, an organization focused on services and advocacy for LGBT older adults. She co-founded the Jewish Gay Network of Michigan ans served as its first Executive Director. In addition to her work with LGBT older adult issues, Judy works with Inclusive Justice/Together in Faith, where she helps clergy and lay leadership to provide education and advocacy to LGBT individuals and families of faith.
Our meetings end at 9:00.