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A safe space for queer seniors

Christine Bayer
April 10, 2024

Based in one of Germany’s main hubs for queer life, Berlin Schöneberg, the Immanuel nursing home has been specializing in the needs of elderly LGBTQ+ people. They are living next to heterosexual seniors in a safe space. An exceptional concept given that an estimated 20 out of 16,000 care homes in Germany are certified as queer-sensitive spaces for seniors.