Wellness Services

Focusing on spirit, mind and body wellness, these programs offer aging-affirming spaces for LGBTQ older adults.

Openhouse’s Community Wellness and Services programs include staff and peer-led support groups, mind-body activities and health education seminars. Our activities and seminars support learning skills and information to improve your health while our support groups provide a safe and compassionate space for you to share life’s challenges. Openhouse also provides on site case management to our residents and Case Management Services for the broader community through a partnership with the San Francisco Department of Aging and Adult Services (DAAS). Case management offers support to help maintain wellness in your home through service coordination and advocacy.

Support groups include:

  • Grief and Loss
  • Self-resiliency
  • Women’s and Men’s
  • Transgender 50+
  • Caregivers of Those With Dementia
  • Men’s HIV
  • Trans/Gender-Variant
  • Cluttering Support
  • Death and Dying
  • Online LGBTQ Caregiving Support
  • Biweekly Telephone LGBTQ Chat

mind-body activities include:

  • Tai Chi
  • Yoga
  • Weekly Drop-in Meditation
  • Dance Troupe

Monthly Health Education Seminars

  • Ear Acupuncture
  • LGBTQ Dementia Care
  • Benefits of Medical Cannabis
  • Sexuality and Aging
  • Advanced Health Directives
  • Introduction to Harm Reduction

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Community Wellness Programs

We invite you to meet with one of our staff, talk about the many programs Openhouse offers, and learn about an exciting opportunity to have your voice heard as a new participant at Openhouse.