SAGE Alaska is the newest program of Identity. This statewide organization will provide opportunities for older LGBT adults to form and strengthen meaningful relationships, identify and utilize trusted vendors and service providers, find support and encouragement when needed, and learn about available resources.

SAGE Alaska also will provide outreach and educational opportunities for health and business providers to understand the unique experiences and needs of older LGBT Alaskans.

SAGE USA is the country’s largest and oldest organization dedicated to improving the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender older adults.

It is headquartered in New York City and offers supportive service and consumer resources, advocates for public policy changes that address the needs of older LGBT adults, and offers training for providers and LGBT organizations.

SAGE Alaska joins 29 other SAGE affiliates, located in 20 states and the District of Columbia. SAGE USA is proud partners with AARP, Lambda Legal, Medicare Rights Center, and the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force.