Value of arts based programming to promote health of older adults and university students
What is it about?
As health promoters we often look to promote physical activity, healthier diets, and smoking cessation rather than social programs. In this paper we asked why drama programs help older adults to feel healthier.
Why is it important?
As baby boomers age and the percentage of older adults in our population rises-- the Silver Tsunami--- promoting the health of older adults becomes even more critical. Community based arts programming can promote health.
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