Have you turned to the arts during this global pandemic? Whether it’s painting, crafting, reading or watching films and TV, the arts have had a crucial role in making many of us feel better. Have you thought about creating art yourself? It’s easier than you think! Joshua Vickery of CFC Arts offers encouragement for tapping into your creative side.
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An estimated 44 million unpaid caregivers in the U.S. provide more than $490 billion in unpaid labor each year. Yet, so many caregivers go unnoticed, unappreciated and unsupported. Alexandra Drane is working to change that.
Growing Bolder checks in with President of Florida Blue Medicare Kathy Feeny to discuss the swift and innovative actions Florida Blue Medicare has put in place in order to quickly address members’ shifting needs during the pandemic.
Growing Bolder touches base with Tyra Phillips, Executive Director of the Dade County Farm Bureau, to discuss the devastating impact COVID-19 is having on Florida’s agricultural economy and what the future holds.
Growing Bolder touches base with Corita Brown, the Director of Innovation & Learning at Encore.org, to learn more about the ways we can all work towards a better intergenerational connection.
Have you considered online classes? While we’re all stuck at home, it’s a great opportunity to take advantage of the endless opportunities for online learning. One of the keys to successful aging, even in the face of a global pandemic, is to never stop learning.
Orlando Economic Partnership President/CEO Tim Giuliani updates us on the measures being taken to recover Orlando’s economy, and provides insight on his role as co-chair of Mayor Demings’ Orange County Economic Recovery Task Force.
Growing Bolder touches base with Susan Forbes, Senior Vice President of Corporate Communications and Public Relations for OneBlood, to discuss how OneBlood has adapted during the pandemic and how you can help your community.
Growing Bolder touches base with Mayor Suarez about his personal experience with COVID-19 and his city’s efforts to flatten the curve. Plus, he shares his experience with donating his plasma, becoming one of the nation’s first and certainly most high-profile convalescent plasma donors.
Even while self-quarantining, do your brain a favor and leverage the power of creative engagement. It’s a proven way to help keep your brain active and healthy. Get inspired by these examples of creativity in action.
Growing Bolder checks in with Red Hat Society CEO Debra Granich about her passion for bringing women of all ages together in fun, supportive environments and to learn more about how they are adapting to remain connected during the pandemic.
Have you ever appeared fine on the outside while suffering on the inside? Sometimes, the last person you want to be alone with is yourself. What do you do when depression, panic and anxiety take hold? Former pro wrestling champion Marc Mero says it’s the toughest foe he’s faced. He offers some advice and insight, particularly suitable for these unsettling times.