2018 Changing Aging Tour Comes to Green Hill
The 3-day Tour will be held November 7th through 9th
The Changing Aging Tour is coming to northern New Jersey and spending time at Green Hill Senior Living in West Orange. The Changing Aging Tour helps communities become more age-friendly. The program is a remarkable 3-day spectacle utilizing cultural expression – storytelling, live music, movement and theater to challenge ageism in the US culture.
Day 1 of the program will be held at Valley Hospital in Ridgewood where Dr. Bill Thomas will be the keynote speaker. Dr. Thomas is the founder of the The Villas at Green Hill and is no stranger to Green Hill. Green Hill is home to the only The Villas at Green Hill in New Jersey and the 100thThe Villas at Green Hill in the US.
Day 2 will be held in Montclair focusing on cultural expression and live theater. The day will feature a two, live nonfiction theater presentations that challenge stigma and ideas about aging and dementia, while offering remarkably positive takes on aging, exploring aging as a form of continued growth, rather than as a slow decline.
Day 3 at Green Hill is where age-friendly capacity building workshops will take place. Kavan Peterson, a national leader in the age-friendly movement, and consultant with AARP will conduct a full day of workshops with New Jersey’s age-friendly organizations on issues including,strategies for engaging academia and the arts, exploration of connecting agency and non-profits, diverse approaches to fundraising., to use positive storytelling to communicate messages, and how to engage with the business community.
“We are looking forward to participating in this wonderful and informative event,” says Green Hill Executive Director and President Donna Lazartic. “We are excited to spent time with Dr. Thomas again and to connect with other age-friendly organizations in our community.”
To register for the November 7th programs please call 201-291-6090. To purchase tickets to any or all of the events 11/7 & 11/8 visit, http://changingaging.org/nj/.
Visit Green Hill for a personalized tour or consultation by October 31st and receive FREE CHANGING AGING TOUR TICKET ($40 Value)*
*limited to first four respondents
50% DISCOUNT COUPON ($20 Value)* * Good towards purchase of additional CHANGING AGING TOUR TICKETS
EMAIL OR CALL TODAY to book your tour and consultation
For more information visit ChangingAging.org. See 2018 Tour slides – http://2017tour.slides.com/mikebolinder/deck-5-6-8-10-15-25-15#/6