It gets better. Queer elderly in the Netherlands: Pink Carpet project.
Retirement Homes in the Netherlands receive a certificate if they are deemed welcoming, diverse and equally as accepting to queer elderly as they are to their straight elderly.
(Pink is the colour for Queers in most European countries because it was the colour the Nazis used to designate sexuality.)
Roze Loper verovert Nederland « COC Nederlandwww.coc.nlNederlandse belangenvereniging voor lesbiennes, homo’s, biseksuelen en transgenders.
Photos, Roze Loper uit voor Osse ouderen, Brabants Dagblad, 21 Augustus, 2012.