While older LGBT Americans strive, Europe celebrates their 1st LGBT retirement community

Yesterday, GLAAD reported on the struggles of older LGBT Americans to find friendly facilities and caregivers. Today, while LGBT Americans still strive, France opens Europe's first LGBT Active Retirement Village.

The gay community are the newest group to fuel the booming retirement housing market, which already offers developments catering to art enthusiasts, musicians, military veterans and university alumni.
Gay baby boomers are the first generation to come of age after the “gay rights” movements in the 1970s and with the gay marriage law recently passed in many countries making many in the LGBT community to feel more open and positive about their sexual orientation than previous generations.

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