EngAGE Utah is a statewide network of teaching artists and producing organizations that fosters the participation of older adults in wellness, lifelong learning, and creativity. Our vision is for society to embrace aging by empowering creativity in older men and women.
Creative aging programs include music, dance, theater, painting, sculpting, jewelry making, and other artistic pursuits. Older adults engaged in creative aging programs
- Better health
- Fewer doctor visits
- Reduced medication usage
- Increased activity and social engagement
- Reduced risk for long-term care.
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“There is no denying the problems that accompany aging. But what has been universally denied is the potential. The ultimate expression of potential is creativity.”
― Dr. Gene D. Cohen, The Creative Age: Awakening Human Potential in the
Second Half of Life