NCCA – MetLife Foundation Best Practice Forum

Dancers from the dance exchange performing
sponsored by: 
MetLife Foundation
Friday, March 30, 2012 - 9:00am
The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC

The National Center for Creative Aging presented a forum at the Phillips Collection with the three MetLife Foundation Creativity and Aging in America Leadership Award Winners as part of the American Society on Aging's annual conference, Aging in America.  The day kicked off with keynote presentation by Susan Perlstein, Founder of NCCA & Elders Share the Arts providing an overview of the field.  Following Perlstein's keynote was a best-practice panel featuring Leadership Award Winning programs from across the country including: Lifetime Arts, Songwriting Works and Alzheimer's Poetry Project.  The second half of the day will included intensive small-group workshops led by Leadership Award Winners.