Denise and her guest, Jacqueline Boyd, discuss the words we use to describe our situations. For instance, does "adult orphan" effectively describe a situation? We'll talk about the words used during a caregiving experience and how we find the words that fit.
Jacqueline brings passion and expertise to the field of aging and LGBTQ+ advocacy. A dynamic speaker, facilitator and entrepreneur, Jacqueline is the owner of The Care Plan. The Care Plan (www.the-care-plan.com) is the country's first LGBTQ+ centered care management company. The Care Plan’s innovative model of client directed care provides advocacy, care navigation and advance planning for successful aging experiences. Jacqueline is a co-founder of Project Fierce Chicago, an LGBTQ+ youth housing initiative. Jacqueline has the pleasure of sitting on the advisory board of Pride Action Tank, and the Services Committee for Little Brothers Friends of the Elderly.