In the Resources section you will find research, white papers, reports, archived webinars, toolkits and more focusing on creativity and aging. Click the drop down menu below to search the page according to resource type.

Demonstrating the Impact of Creative Engagement on Improving Physical and Mental Health Among Those with an Average Age of 80 (Greater Than Life Expectancy in the U.S.)

Originally held on Monday, October 5, 2009.

Explore emerging business frontiers in the expanding filed of creative aging. discover the necessity and possibility of sustainable business models and entrepreneurial innovation that will powerfully move us into the next generation of creative aging.
John Feather, PhD
Chief Executive Officer, Grantmakers in Aging

Gay Hanna, PhD, MFA, Executive Director, NCCA

Originally held on August 12, 2009

Dr. Gene Cohen presents on Creativity and Positive Changes Because of Aging, Not Despite It

Originally held on Monday, September 14, 2009.

Featuring 2 Novel Projects Awarded First Place in The International Healing Arts Competition Administered by the Society for the Arts in Healthcare

Originally held on Tuesday, October 27, 2009.

Gay Hanna, PhD, MFA Executive Director, NCCA
Johanna Misey Boyer, Author of Creativity Matters: Arts and Aging Toolkit, Representing The National Guild of Community Schools of the Arts

Susan Perlstein, Founder, Director of Special Projects, NCCA; Founder, Elders Share the Arts
Marsha Gilden, Elders Share the Arts (ESTA)

Janet Brown, Teresa Bonner, and Margery Pabst discuss what arts funders are seeking in their strategic partnerships, how to develop strong partnerships with aging services through the development of high quality programming in the arts, and how to make your case to an arts foundation for a creative aging initiative.

Stuart Kandell, PhD, Founder and Director, Stagebridge
Maria Genne, M.Ed Founder and Artistic Director Kairos Dance Theater