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London Creative Age Network

The London Creative Age Network is a volunteer-led, community-based arts initiative started in 2013 in London Ontario. The volunteers have been working with local libraries, arts institutions, health organizations and seniors groups to raise awareness about the benefits of creative arts and healthy aging.

  • Statut:
    Festival, Organisme sans but lucratif, Projet, Ressource, Network 
  • Principal public desservi:
    Personnes âgées 
  • Territoire d’action principal:
    Ontario, London Ontario and surrounding area 
  • Langue(s) utilisée(s):
    Anglais 
  • Disciplines artistiques:
    Creative Aging programs for older adults 
  • Principales activités d’art communautaire, d’art engagé ou d’art pour le changement social:
    We work with communities in Southwestern Ontario to oganize lively Creative Age Festivals and Marketplace events
    -Organizing and promoting ongoing creative aging arts programs in local communities
    -Engaging older adults to help plan programs, events and activities
    -Applying for grants and sponsorship funds to launch and sustain programs
    -Promoting and practicing cross-sector collaborations
    -Organizing and implementing social media and community awareness campaigns to educate about a rapidly aging population and a new generation of older adults approaching retirement
    -Making presentations to municipal, arts, health and seniors' institutions and organizations
    -Raising awareness about the need to stop ageism in our communities 
  • Énoncé de mission:
    The mission of the London Creative Age Network (LCAN) is to improve the quality of life of area older adults by organizing creative aging programs in their communities with a special focus to isolated seniors in the arts and cultural life of the city. 
  • Nom du contact principal:
    Kathy Smith, Founder and Volunteer Coordinator 
  • Téléphone:
    519 697 2177 
  • Courriel du contact principal:
    getkathysmith@gmail.com 
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  • Adresse principale (locaux):
    75 Albert Street #401
    London, ON  N6A 1L7 

Dernière mise à jour 2020-01-08 18:17:48. Photos gracieuseté de: Kathy Smith - Soumis par: London Creative Age Network