LGBT Resources

Somerville-Cambridge Elder Services is committed to meeting the needs of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) older adults.

The SCES LGBT Task Force provides ongoing staff education and training regarding LGBT issues, and ongoing outreach efforts to LGBT older adults, caregiver, families and community agencies. Our mission is to increase awareness and visibility of the LGBT older adult community.

Please feel free to contact us by phone or email with questions about resources available in your area. For more info on LGBT resources: 617-628-2601 x3151 or

Download Diversity Flyer

Kate’s Café

A monthly dinner for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) seniors, caregivers and friends.

When: Fourth Wednesday of every month, 5-7 pm
Where: S&S Restaurant, 1334 Cambridge Street, Inman Square/Cambridge
Cost: $12 suggested voluntary donation for adults 60 years of age and older (everyone can participate regardless of a donation), $20 cost for adults under 60

Parking: Plenty of parking in S&S Restaurant lots & street
Getting There:
MBTA Bus 68, 69, 83, 91 stops nearby. Transportation is available upon request for Cambridge and Somerville residents 60 and over who have difficulty taking public transportation or The Ride.

RSVP REQUIRED: Call 617-628-2601 and ask for the Community Support Center or sign up online.

Download Cafe PDF

LGBT Massachusetts Meal Sites

Download List of LGBT Meal Programs for Seniors

Resource Guide

This guide contains resources that serve lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgendered (LGBT) elders and their families by providing opportunities to socialize with other LGBT elders, and to connect with the wide net work of resources that are available in the community.

LGBT Resource Guide