Seniors can learn the basics of commercial acting, understand the business, how to get an agent, and a gig. Watch Video The Assisted Living Federation of America (ALFA) Senior Living Art Showcase is an art award open to senior residents of senior living communities, including assisted living, independent living, and memory care. An online platform to list artistic senior activities and share, celebrate and inspire ideas and guides for senior arts.Seniors submit their artwork for a chance at winning the grand prize award or cash prizes for their senior living community. Watch Video A senior arts legacy project dedicated to archiving senior artist's work and collecting background information and bios on individual living artists. The site aims to encourage older adults to start to or to continue to create art by showcasing their work and by providing a shared space to exchange ideas, opportunities and resources. The New Horizons Senior Glee Club is made up of an all-volunteer senior ensemble of musicians, singers and talented older adults, ages 65 and over, who share their time and determination to entertain older adults and young children. Watch Video Elders Share the Arts is an art organization for older adults which assists them to learn, create and engage in their community.To prevent senior lonliness and isolation during Christmas.
To reach out to isolated, lonely or the Indian aged living alone so that they can renew their sense of purpose and meaning in life and restore self worth, dignity and confidence. Volunteer drivers pick up senior citizens from their homes and take them to the home of a volunteer host.
The volunteer and seniors spend a few hours together enjoying a Sunday afternoon social tea. United Kingdom (UK) Watch Video Older adults are joining internet senior social communities creating their own profiles, connecting with adult children, grandchildren and creating a new network of friends. Paw Paw relies more on an icon style system of email for elderly who may have low vision.
The aim is to recognize and give credit to senior artists, to provide an intergenerational exchange between artists and to promote positive aging. The organization aims to share stories that might otherwise go untold and advocate for equal arts access on behalf of older adults. Watch Video Older adults (sages) and students (seekers) take part in an eight-week intergenerational program allowing them to communicate one on one, engage in storytelling and connect on a deeper level. Watch Video Street art workshops for senior citizens.
Workshops are held in studio and then moved out onto the streets for hands on spray paint graffiti, stenciling and tagging experience. Watch Video A unique senior art program in which senior participants share pivotal life experiences with young artists who then turn the story into an artistic piece in a medium of choice. An art gallery and educational art studio which promotes artistic achievement and careers for those living with physical, developmental or mental disabilities and seniors. Watch Video An annual art festival featuring senior artists in the areas of music, literature, dance, theater performance, painting and more. Watch Video Senior dating profiles and senior dating advice from AARP.
A personalized user friendly tablet with large icons and apps well suited for older adults.
The user friendly, touchscreen feature of the Breezie tablet is appealing to older adults who may have limited manual dexterity and other limitations. Watch Video Elderly become foster parents to senior pets with the option to adopt afterward.Seniors receive social support, companionship, connections activity, mind fitness, and overall well-being. Seniors unfamiliar with traditional email use this user friendly program to stay connected. Watch Video Social networking for Indians 55 years and above living in India and non resident Indians living abroad.So that Seniors in India and Indian Seniors living abroad have a way to connect socially with each other in meaningful ways and engage in a cultural exchange.The App keeps technologically challenged seniors connected through social networking with a secure list of known friends and family.Available on itunes Through Senior Meetup seniors meet in person for group activities and social events.The life-long learning program is offered at California State University Northridge. Watch Video Senior classes for those over 50 who are interested in ilfe- long learning with other seniors in an intellectually stimulating learning environment.