Category Archives: FYI

Gen2Gen Contest Offers $500 in Movie Tickets

Who’s your favorite movie mentor? Perhaps Mr. Miyagi in The Karate Kid, Yoda in Star Wars, Rocky in Creed, Lily Tomlin in Grandma, or jazz legend Clark Terry in the compelling documentary,  Keep On Keeping On? Or any one of hundreds of … Continue reading

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Tim Carpenter and Romilla Batra: “Creativity Knows No Age Limit”

Romilla Batra, M.D., chief medical officer at SCAN, and Tim Carpenter, CEO/Founder of EngAGE, share the byline on the article, “Creativity Knows No Age Limit” in McKnight’s Long-Term Care News. The article discusses the recent “Legacy: A Celebration of Senior Artists” … Continue reading

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Cold Weather Safety, Even in Warm Climates

You might think that living in Southern California, our home base, means you don’t have to worry about cold weather safety, but that’s not true. We may be having daytime temperatures in the 80s, but nighttime temperatures are in the 50s, … Continue reading

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Wrapping Up 2017, Moving Forward in 2018

As we enthusiastically move into our new year of planning and programming, we’d also like to take a moment to reflect on the year that’s passed. EngAGE enjoyed expanding our services to Northern California; opening a new Arts Colony in … Continue reading

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Age Without Borders: Caregiving Global Summit 1/20 – 1/26

Are you working in the aging industry, or serving as a professional caregiver, and wish you had more information and resources, as well as access to a like-minded community?  Or have you recently taken time out of your life to care for someone … Continue reading

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day

At the www.MLKDay.gov website, we’re reminded that Martin Luther King Jr. Day is not a day off; it’s a day of service. Visit the site to see the many opportunities that are available to be of service on the day itself and … Continue reading

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Dr. Bill Thomas: Live Every Friday on Facebook

Dr. Bill Thomas answers questions live on Facebook every Friday afternoon! “Ask me the hardest questions you can think of,” he says. Find recent broadcasts (and other useful information) on his Facebook Page. Dr. Thomas is an author, entrepreneur, musician, … Continue reading

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New Medicare Cards Coming in 2018

Good news! To help prevent fraud, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will begin issuing new Medicare cards in April 2018 that no longer include your Social Security number. The Social Security numbers will be replaced by a new Medicare Beneficiary Identifier … Continue reading

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Support Us This Holiday Season When You Shop at Amazon

AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon that lets customers enjoy the same wide selection of products, low prices, and convenient shopping features as on Amazon.com. The difference is that when customers shop on AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com), the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate … Continue reading

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Giving Tuesday on November 28th

Celebrated on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving (in the U.S.), #GivingTuesday is a counterpoint to Black Friday and Cyber Monday. After a weekend of consumer spending, #GivingTuesday provides a moment to pause, be grateful, support causes you care about, join together … Continue reading

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