Diverse Elders Coalition

Facts and Factors: HIV and Diverse Elders

Similar to the “graying” and “browning” of America, the rapid growth of elders with HIV has brought forth unique challenges that must be addressed immediately and effectively. Elders already bear disproportionate physical, financial, and emotional burdens, and this is all the more true for elders of color, American Indian/Alaska Native elders, and LGBT elders who are disparately impacted by HIV.