"PHONE BUDDIES FOR HOLLYWOOD'S ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY" PROGRAM Seniors retired from the entertainment industry get friendly phone calls from volunteers currently in the industry.The connection keeps seniors tied to the industry, active socially and may lead to mentorship or provide a career connection for volunteers. Watch Video Intergenerational drama theater workshops involving students and seniors that combine first hand memories held by seniors along with role-play. Seniors take a rap, hip-hop class and perform in front of a live audience upon completion providing senior arts, creativity and confidence.Volunteers in the entertainment industry are matched with ex-entertainment industry seniors who would benefit from socializing once a week on the phone.Seniors get phone calls from a volunteer that may lead to mentorship or even provide a career connection. Indian senior activity, social and health programs for isolated elderly.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.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.Seniors submit their artwork for a chance at winning the grand prize award or cash prizes for their senior living community. Watch Video A senior arts legacy project dedicated to archiving senior artist's work and collecting background information and bios on individual living artists. The site aims to encourage older adults to start to or to continue to create art by showcasing their work and by providing a shared space to exchange ideas, opportunities and resources. The New Horizons Senior Glee Club is made up of an all-volunteer senior ensemble of musicians, singers and talented older adults, ages 65 and over, who share their time and determination to entertain older adults and young children. Watch Video Elders Share the Arts is an art organization for older adults which assists them to learn, create and engage in their community.
Online, open to seniors in USA, Canada, UK and all countries.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.