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Memory masterpieces

July 14, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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College students are empowering people with dementia to create works of art through a university program that’s opening minds—and hearts.

The volunteer perspective on making memory masterpieces

July 14, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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Art is more than just beauty in the eye of the beholder. It’s a working experience that can draw out the humanity in everyone—even people with dementia. 

Connecting seniors and children through technology

July 13, 2017  | 
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A program pairs up senior living residents with elementary students to capture their life stories using digital devices. 

Game on!

July 10, 2017  |  Pamela Tabar, Editor-in-Chief
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Daily memory games help keep the brain in shape.

Love goes viral

July 6, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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A senior couple’s engagement photo is spreading across social media and giving followers all the warm fuzzies. 

Honoring veterans this July Fourth

June 29, 2017  |  newswire
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As we celebrate America’s independence, Brookdale Senior Living and Wish of a Lifetime share how they helped four veterans take flight.

One-on-one with...Annette Gunnerson

June 27, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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Annette Gunnerson, the National Association of Activity Professional’s 2017 Activity Professional of the year, reflects on her nearly 30 years in long-term care and the increasing attention being paid to activities planning to improve the quality of life...

A beary good cause

June 22, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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An Oregon retirement community has made more than 10,000 teddy bears for children in crisis over the last decade.

Coloring for a connection

June 16, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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A new coloring book from Maria Shriver is designed to help people with dementia bond with loved ones. 

A senior parade

June 15, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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 A Minnesota town throws a parade for seniors in a long-term care facility.

93-year-old skydives—again

June 8, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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A Canadian retirement community helped one man cross something off his bucket list.

Sing and dance to assisted living

June 8, 2017  |  Nicole Stempak, Senior Editor
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A musical imagines life at an assisted living facility. 

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