Education Spotlights

Topic-based electronic publications designed to give LeadingAge members access to content, resources and educational opportunities for a specific topic or timely issue in aging services today.

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Education Spotlights provide LeadingAge members with information and resources on various topics.

  1. Wellness and Creativity Resources

    The Penelope Project View a clip from Penelope, a documentary film telling the story of the creation of the play "Finding Penelope," staged in a nursing home that included residents and professional actors.  

  2. Creative Engagement: The Path to Wellness

    Basting is a pioneer in the arts-based approach to wellness called "creative engagement." This participatory movement invites older adults to tap into their innate creativity, use their imaginations and express themselves using whatever tools they have at their disposal. Some participants, including people ...

  3. Philanthropy Resources

    These resources offer additional opportunities to expand your knowledge on fundraising and charitable giving.  A Culture Shift for ...

  4. Philanthropy: The Next Critical Step for Senior Living Providers

    Learning from our Journey to Adopt Marketing Philadelphia is the birthplace of the US Constitution, but also a significant birthplace for senior care communities in the US. In Greater Philadelphia and the Delaware Valley, the aftermath of the American Civil War included many widows who lacked the ability to provide ...

  5. QuickCast: Fiduciary Role of the Board

    During this 13-minute educational video, Steve Maag, Director of Residential Communities at LeadingAge, outlines the basic duties that comprise the fiduciary responsibilities of a board as well as guidelines and principles to carry out those duties.