Participation in arts programming by older adults is linked to improved cognitive functioning, memory, and overall health. Through Arts in Aging, FFTA provides immersive arts experiences to Louisville’s ageing population both in and out of senior care facilities.
EngAGE arts is an innovative partnership between Fund for the Arts and University of Louisville’s Institute for Sustainable Health and Optimal Aging. Fueled by a generous gift from Jewish Heritage Fund for Excellence, the study explored the tangible benefits of arts exposure for all older adults. Click here to read the report.
Our initiative fulfills the following priorities: