(Dis)ability and LGBTQ+ Identities

Just as with other intersections of identity, LGBTQ+ people with disabilities are an incredibly diverse group.  There are similarities within this group in that people who have a disability and who identify as LGBTQ+ often feel marginalized within both the disability communities as well as within LGBTQ+ communities.  Disabilities are encompassing of physical, emotional, and mental abilities.

More About LGBTQ+ People with Disabilities

(Dis)Ability-Specific Resources & Organizations

  • SAGE Disability – Information on disability and mental health risks for older LGBT individuals from Services & Advocacy for GLBT Elders