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National Assisted Living Week September 8 - 14, 2019

“A Spark of Creativity” is this year's theme for National Assisted Living Week, which hopes to inspire residents to tap into their creative side, whether through the arts or beyond. National Assisted Living Week starts Sunday, September 8, 2019 and ends Saturday, September 14, 2019.

 

National Assisted Living Week September 8 - 14, 2019

 

 

A Spark of Creativity” is this year's theme for National Assisted Living Week, which hopes to inspire residents to tap into their creative side, whether through the arts or beyond.

Specifically, residents should explore art therapy as it can offer many benefits to older adults, such as improving cognitive and sensory-motor functions, fostering self-esteem and self-awareness, cultivating emotional resilience, enhancing social skills, and reducing and resolving conflicts and distress, according to the American Art Therapy Association.

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Upcoming Events
Charting the LifeCourse™ Training Coming to Perry County on September 18, 2019 Sep 18, 2019 02:00 PM - 07:00 PM — Community Connections Center - 600 Senior Drive, New Lexington, OH 43764
The History of Clay & Pottery in Perry County Sep 19, 2019 07:00 PM - 08:30 PM — Somerset Court House - 100 Public Square, Somerset, OH 43783
New Lexington 2019 Fall Festival Sep 21, 2019 12:00 PM - 10:00 PM — Main Street - New Lexington, OH 43764
Free Concert with Devilish Merry Sep 22, 2019 01:00 AM - 03:00 PM — Miners' Park - Main Street, Shawnee, OH 43782
Glenford Fort Nature & History Hike September 28, 2019 Sep 28, 2019 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM — Glenford Fort - 11995 St Rt 757, Glenford, OH 43739
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