Silver Connections is The LOFT's LGBT 55+ Senior Outreach Program.
Silver Connections is designed to encourage socialization and continued learning in adults, ages 55 and older. The group holds meetings focused around learning new topics and skills, inter-generational conversation, peer support, and community outings.
The December Silver Connections Group Schedule includes both daytime inter-generational programs & 55+ specific programs. Click the links below to learn more about each group:
- 55+ Peer Support Group- On holiday break, will resume in 2019
- Film Friday- Meets on Friday, February 15th at 1pm and 7pm (featuring the film: "Dream Boat" 2017)
- Monthly Outing- (see below for information) TBD
- Spirituality Support & Discussion Group- Meets on Wednesday, February 13th & 27th from 11am-12:30pm
- Morning Gaymes- Meets Tuesdays, February 5th, 12th, & 19th from 10:30am-1:30pm
In addition to the above list, Silver Connections also hosts two Open Houses on the 2nd Saturday & 4th Tuesday of each month. These meetings feature a community presenter and lite lunch, and run from 11:30am to 1:00pm.
Next Open House Meetings: Saturday, February 9th & Tuesday, February 26th
Learn more about our featured Open House topics & Monthly Outing below!
Saturday, February 9th Open House
Annual Valentine's Day Potluck
Tuesday, February 9th | 11:30am-1:00pm
Feel the love here at The LOFT with our Silver Connections friends for our Annual Silver Connections Valentine's Day Potluck!
All are invited to join in on the fun - please feel to invite friends and loved ones. Bring your favorite dish to share.
Call or email Shepard at firstname.lastname@example.org | (914) 948-2932 x13 if you have any questions.
Tuesday, February 26th Open House
Drafting An Effective Power of Attorney | Presented by Sara E. Meyers, Esq
Tuesday, February 26th | 11:30am-1:00pm
Lite lunch provided!
Not all powers of attorney are created equal.
Join Elder Law Attorney, Sara E. Meyers, Esq. as she returns by popular demand to tackle this important topic. Sara will share her insights on this important document, cover the pros and cons of a durable vs. non-durable power of attorneys, the benefits broad gifting power, and address the growing need to include digital assets.
Sara E. Meyers practices exclusively in elder law and has spent two decades protecting the rights of seniors and the disabled. She is a member at Enea, Scanlan and Sirignano, LP in White Plains.
Details will be announced shortly!
The LOFT's Silver Connections program is made possible by grants from the Westchester County Department of Senior Programs and Services, New York State Department of Health, New York State Office for Aging, and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.