About this Training:

As people with HIV live into their 60s and beyond, new legal issues emerge.  This training covers some of the legal issues that older New Yorkers with HIV face. By the end of this training, participants should be able to:

  • Explain the basic purposes of living wills, health care proxies, and powers of attorney
  • State whether HIV-positive individuals can buy life insurance, and if so, what limitations there are on coverage
  • Recite the basic non-discrimination requirements for nursing homes and other long-term care settings

This training is for:

Older people living with HIV/AIDS and their health and social service providers and advocates.

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