One of the most important decisions we make for our wellness is how we spend our days. Whether it involves paid work, volunteering, caregiving, or creative expression, our choices and activities that comprise how we spend our days become how we spend our lives. While one chapter of our professional activities may be complete, it’s never too late to begin something new, even in our 60s, 70s, 80s, and beyond. And the good news is today there are more choices and opportunities than ever before.
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Beacon College is the first accredited baccalaureate institution in America dedicated to students with learning issues.
Davy Jordan took a leap from the medical field to puppeteering so he could use creativity to serve communities.
The prisoners at Lowell Correctional Institute who train the dogs and the veterans who receive them offer their heartfelt thoughts about the difference it is making.
By partnering with the Swim Across America charity, Rob Butcher has been able to honor his mom and give hope to others. He shares his tips
Residents of The Villages Start “Learning Lounge” to Help Local Students
MTRA Provides Therapeutic Horseback Riding and More When Zoe Long was born with Down syndrome, her parents knew she would…
From her small-town beginnings in rural Arkansas, Mary Lee Downey had big-time desires to do what she could to help correct injustices and stand up for those in need.
Sometimes the simplest thing – a song, a smile, a dance – can mean everything. When you have dementia, there aren’t many places to go. At Our Moment Cafe, caregivers and patients can find acceptance. Bill Shafer shares the story of Dick Boyden and Joan Bender, who started an Our Moment Cafe in The Villages, Florida
Petrina Armsden is the founder of iSparkle, an organization focused on combatting bullying with love and support.
In 2006, filmmaker Tim Gray began conducting mass interviews all over the world with survivors, combatants, and home front people to honor their experiences and hopefully learn from them.
Move forward, give back isn’t just a Growing Bolder slogan, it’s a way of living. It’s something the newly formed…