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Creative Aging: Arts Participation's Positive Benefits

Published: 2018-06-25

Published: 2010

Author:  Ellen Hirzy

The pilot year (2008-2009) of the National Guild’s MetLife Foundation Creative Aging Program (CAP) built the capacity of member organizations to join the creative aging movement. Reflecting on lessons learned from the program, this article summarizes the unique approaches to creative aging that translate to success in the community arts education environment.