NEWS FROM THE ENCORE MOVEMENT

NEWS FROM
THE
ENCORE
MOVEMENT

NEWS FROM THE ENCORE MOVEMENT

WHO Study: Global Reach of Ageism in Older People’s Health

WHO Study: Global Reach of Ageism in Older People’s Health

In the largest examination to date of ageism’s health consequences, researchers at the Yale School of Public Health have found evidence that ageism harms the health of older people in 45 countries across five continents. Yale Professor Becca Levy led the analysis as...

Encore Expands in the UK

Encore Expands in the UK

The UK encore community is growing, with innovative organizations deepening their commitment and new programs taking shape. With growing numbers of older adults, health and financing challenges, and generally pessimistic views of later life (according to the latest...

Encore Reading List: Winter ‘19 Highlights and ’18 Favorites

Encore Reading List: Winter ‘19 Highlights and ’18 Favorites

The year is just getting started and we’re making room for the next wave of books on the longevity beat. They’re essential reading for anyone interested in models for living in our more-old-than-young society or thinking about an encore career. Check the books out,...

Innovations in Aging: ILC-UK and Stanford Longevity Prize Finalists

Innovations in Aging: ILC-UK and Stanford Longevity Prize Finalists

What’s driving change in the multi-faceted world of aging? Prizes are an important catalyst to stimulate creativity and promote promising ideas. We're highlighting two programs with different goals and participants; they've brought to life a fascinating variety of...

Encore Fellowships Expansion: San Jose, MDs, Longer-term Roles

Encore Fellowships Expansion: San Jose, MDs, Longer-term Roles

Since 2010, the Encore Fellowships program has built nonprofit capacity and a pathway to nonprofit careers for experienced adults. New funders in California are expanding the program to additional sectors and deepening the impact of existing programs: The City of San...