Links to Related Websites

Ammerman Center for Creative Aging (Ignite Your Life)  —  ammermancenter.org

Boomer Café  —  www.boomercafe.com

California Lutheran Homes Center for Spirituality and Aging  —     www.spiritualityandaging.org

CASANetwork  —  gocasa.org

ChangingAging.org: Exploring Life beyond Adulthood  —  changingaging.org

General Board of Discipleship of the UMC: Older Adult Ministries  —  gbod.org/leadership-resources/older-adult-ministries

Institute for the Ages    www.institutefortheages.org

Johnson Institute —  www.senioradultministry.com

Lutheran Education Association: EncourAGEnet  —  www.lea.org/Networks/EncourAGEnet

Lutheran Senior Services  —  lssliving.org

Lutheran Life Communities  —  www.lutheranlifecommunities.org

National Lutheran Communities and Services  —  www.nationallutheran.org

Northeast Forum on Spirituality and Aging (Brain McCaffrey)  —  www.nefosa.org

Older Adult Ministry Network (Ageless Faith)    olderadultfaith.org

Rich & Charlie Resources  —  richandcharlieresources.com

Spirit in the Desert Retreat Center, Carefree, AZ  —  www.spiritinthedesert.org

Other Links

Helpful links to information that may be useful in your ministry

Online Use
According to new data from Pew Research, six in 10 seniors now go online. Many seniors face hurdles to adopting new technologies, but once they join the online world, digital technology often becomes an integral part of their daily lives. Unlike the general public, seniors also are more likely to own a tablet or e-book reader (27%) than a smartphone (18%). Once seniors reach the age of 75, Internet use declines. Read the report

 

Events You Should Know About

6th International Conference on Ageing and Spirituality – Paradox and Promise in the Pilgrimage of Aging, Los Angeles, CA  October 4-7, 2015  – More information at 6thinternationalconference.org