Category Archives: Art is Ageless

Art is Ageless® masterpiece level winners named

“Beauty of Nature” a painting by Jacquelyn J. Wynn will be featured on Presbyterian
Manors of Mid-America birthday cards.

An occasional table by Sandra Ford, which was an entry in the mixed media/crafts category, will appear in the calendar when it is released this fall.

Two winning artists in Rolla Presbyterian Manor’s annual Art is Ageless® juried competition will be featured in the 2018 Art is Ageless Calendar produced by Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America.

An occasional table by Sandra Ford, which was an entry READ MORE

‘Elder orphans’ have a harder time aging in place

Why we need more services for those without family

By Carol Marak for Next Avenue

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Credit: Getty Images

Thriving in a place that’s safe and comfortable, surrounded by cozy memories, is a natural desire of older adults. We treasure independence and want a space to call our own, and we prefer that place to reflect the person we’ve become. We understand READ MORE

Art and friendship make powerful tools to fight ageism

College students and older adults become ‘pals’ in this creative arts program

By Linda Bernstein for Next Avenue

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Credit: paletteprogram.org Caption: PALETTE participants bridge the generations

“Whom would I meet? What would I say? Would I seem dorky?” These were Rena Berlin’s concerns before she met her Partner in Art Learning, the new “pal” she’d been matched with through a program that pairs a college student with an older READ MORE