Elevating Senior Care: The Cedars of Chapel Hill Receives The Prestigious SAGECare Designation

SAGECare Designation for Senior Care

Our commitment to outstanding senior care is and always has been a top priority at The Cedars, and we’re pleased to announce yet another milestone in that regard. The SAGECare designation ensures our Members the highest level of care and support in a community where diversity and inclusivity are the norm.

SAGECare is a nationally recognized training and credentialing program developed by SAGE (Services & Advocacy for LGBTQ+ Elders). The program encourages cultural competency and sensitivity in senior care services, particularly for LGBTQ+ individuals.

Receiving the SAGECare designation is a testament to our dedication to creating an inclusive and affirming environment for all our Members. For those of you considering The Cedars, the SAGECare designation signifies that our staff has undergone comprehensive education and training to ensure a safe, supportive community for all who live here.

Whether you identify as LGBTQ+ or not, you can expect an inclusive and welcoming environment. If you have questions or would like to learn more about our commitment to inclusivity, please get in touch with us.

The LGBTQ+ Elder Hotline gives older adults a place to call for peer counseling, local resources and support no matter where they live. It’s free, 24/7, confidential and managed by United Way Worldwide. Volunteers offer advice on anxiety, bullying, relationship concerns, workplace issues, HIV/AIDS, safe sex and more in English, Spanish and translations in 180 languages.

Call toll-free: 1-877-360-LGBT 1-877-360-5428