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Services

Because of COVID-19, we are collaborating with community partners to provide creative digital literacy skills and social media support to older adults and seniors serving organizations. We anticipate this will continue through 2021. However, we are currently seeking community partners for new creative adventures in 2022-23.

Recent research has proven that life enrichment and creative arts programs reduce social isolation and support the overall health and well-being of older adults. Typically these skills development and social programs are offered through library branches, seniors centres, retirement and care homes. Our program developers and trainers have worked with community partners utilizing the best creative aging practices along with our own creative instructional strategies developed over the past 10 years.

Training

  1. We provide back up training and support to institutions and organizations using our services, programs and resources
  2. CED/Microenterprise Training Support – training workshops and coaching support sessions have been developed for older artists/performers, crafters and cultural creatives (age 50+) to market their products and services to the older adult market.

Program Development

For the past ten years, our unique programs, events and activities have been developed in collaboration with older adults, local libraries, seniors centres, housing communities, museums, theatres and galleries.

Marketing

  • Marketing to Baby Boomers – call us for valuable advice, training and social media support to reach a new generation of retirees and older adults
  • Start Me UP Creative Enterprises: workshops and courses for micro enterprise, home-based business and creative entrepreneurs 50+

Content Development

We develop value-added communications, custom creative video programming, creative writing and other content to help achieve goals and enhance branding.

Kathy Smith