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Ageism Unmasked

Zoom meeting

How do we stigmatize being old personally, structurally, and institutionally? Tracey Gendron, Ph.D., author of Ageism Unmasked, will show how ageism is prejudice towards both younger and older people. Through her work, Gendron has inspired people of all ages to embrace aging as our universal and lifelong process of developing over time — biologically, psychologically, socially, and […]

Free

Breaking the Age Code: A Conversation with Author Becca Levy

Zoom meeting

Did you know that our thoughts and beliefs about aging affect our health, wellness, likelihood of developing dementia, and even our longevity? Groundbreaking research by Dr. Becca Levy of the Yale School of Public Health demonstrates that having age-positive beliefs can have tremendous benefits. Join us and Dr. Levy for a fascinating presentation about her research, followed […]

Age Liberation

Zoom meeting

Let's champion a new movement. The reason for an Age Liberation movement is similar to other movements: to raise awareness and action about the value and potential of older adults; to acknowledge age equity as a justice issue; and to dismantle ageism across all ages. Consider what a successful Age Liberation movement would look like […]

Free

Advocacy Affinity Group

Zoom meeting
Virtual Event Virtual Event

Ageism is embedded in our culture and widely understood as a barrier to opportunity, contribution, and quality of life for people over 50. The Encore Network helps people shift perceptions and navigate the barriers created by ageism, but what about changing the system itself? We will define an advocacy agenda and develop strategies for changing […]

The Age-Friendly Ecosystem and How it Connects to the Encore Network

Zoom meeting
Virtual Event Virtual Event

"Age-friendly" describes a growing number of initiatives designed to change the way our communities and institutions address the interests of older adults. Age-friendly frameworks have been developed to guide how cities, towns, states, employers, universities, health care systems, and public health systems plan and then act to address how to support residents of all ages. […]

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