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Expressive Arts workshop for long term care workers scheduled for March 2017

The University of Indianapolis Center for Aging & Community (CAC) will host it’s second Expressive Arts in Long Term Care workshop near Indianapolis in March 2017. CAC has been contracted by the Indiana State Department of Health to design, implement, and coordinate the project that aims to improve the quality of life of older adults living in long

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Using art to improve quality of life for older adults

The University of Indianapolis Center for Aging & Community (CAC) has received a $600,000 contract from the Indiana State Department of Health to design, implement, and coordinate a project that will improve the quality of life of older adults living in long term care facilities through the use of the arts. The Expressive Arts in

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UIndy undergrad wins annual “Arts & Aging” award

University of Indianapolis rising sophomore Emily Stern (pictured at right) was selected as the 2016 Careers in Aging “Arts & Aging” contest winner by the university’s Center for Aging & Community. Stern, a human biology and environmental science major, submitted a piece of prose entitled “Hands,” which can be read below. Students were encouraged to

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