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EngAGED Communities- Podcast

Photo reproduced from the original website. What does an EngAGEd Community look like? This was the topic of conversation between Dr. Jane Barratt (Secretary-General, International Federation on Ageing) and Marcia Weisbrot, SFV member, Art Therapist and Educator at...

Solving the Loneliness Epidemic, Two Generations at a Time

Recently, our partners Madeline Dangerfield-Cha & Joy Zhang, Mon Ami co-founders, wrote an article published in the Stanford Social Innovation Review. In their article, they discuss how their business to mitigate loneliness evolved during the pandemic and how San...

Let’s Take Action on Climate Change Together

Climate change touches everyone. It’s a collective crisis requiring a collective response. Multi-cultural, multi-generational coalitions raising their voices and demanding large-scale action to preserve the planet that we share. Climate activist Bill McKibben recently...

Pioneering Program Assists Seniors Transition from Hospital to Home

Sutter Health featured our collaboration with the California Pacific Medical Center’s Acute Care for the Elderly (ACE) Unit on their website. The article speaks about our Wellness Program, also known internally as the Hospital Readmission Prevention Program, a...