Seniors can foster a pet with free veterinary pet care, free pet food and supplies. Seniors benefit from the companionship of a pet to promote their health and well-being and hard to adopt homeless pets are adopted.
The cost is taken care of by the "Silver Paws" Program, therefore alleviating any financial concerns of having a pet for the elderly. Senior pets for seniors can be an ideal energy match. Watch Video Serves elderly and special needs pet owners by providing free pet food and free pet care such as: transportation for veterinary and grooming visits, short-term pet sitting for pet owners who are hospitalized, and financial aid for veterinary care. Provides help for elderly and their pets through free pet food banks, free pet care, support with landlord disputes and caring for a pet when a senior is no longer able to or is terminally ill. The SAGE Society is a learning-in-retirement organization for retired and semi-retired seniors interested in learning, classes, intellectual discussions and cultural stimulation.
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.
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.