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Category Archives: Tim Carpenter
EngAGE Founder and Executive Director Tim Carpenter is one of almost 50 of “the world’s most influential experts in the aging revolution” who are participating in the Age Without Borders Virtual Summit, February 26th through March 4th. The Summit experience consists … Continue reading
In 2016, EngAGE Founder and Executive Director Tim Carpenter was honored to be the recipient of a Stanton Fellowship from the Durfee Foundation. When choosing recipients, the Durfee Foundation seeks “the most knowledgeable, inquisitive, and highly networked leaders – the ones … Continue reading
Thanks to Nadine Ono for this excellent article about ACE 121, our recently opened, EngAGE community in Glendale, CA: Affordable housing complex gives artists a refuge from SoCal housing crisis “ACE 121 includes amenities designed specifically for artists including an … Continue reading
Next Avenue invited all of the 2016 Influencers in Aging to write essays about the one thing they would like to change about aging in America. This is EngAGE Founder and Executive Director Tim Carpenter’s essay: A Cure for Senior Loneliness Is Within … Continue reading
On November 15th, EngAGE Founder and Executive Director Tim Carpenter greatly enjoyed speaking on “The Art of Active Aging” at Kensington Village for the Shepherd’s Care Foundation‘s Campus of Wellness and Care Demonstration Project. He sent along these photos from the … Continue reading
EngAGE Founder and Executive Director Tim Carpenter will speak on “The Art of Active Aging” at Kensington Village for the Shepherd’s Care Foundation‘s Campus of Wellness and Care Demonstration Project.
Next Avenue, public media’s first and only digital publication dedicated to covering issues for older Americans, has named its 2016 Influencers in Aging, including EngAGE Founder and Executive Director, Tim Carpenter. The list recognizes 50 advocates, researchers, thought leaders, innovators, … Continue reading
EngAGE Founder and Executive Director Tim Carpenter will be a featured speaker at the Nineteenth Annual Sarnat Symposium for Geriatric Care. Each year, the Sarnat Symposium brings together some of the most innovative, forward-thinking speakers to share their insight, research … Continue reading
EngAGE Founder and Executive Director Tim Carpenter will give a workshop on storytelling classes for elders at the Aging Well Conference in Portland, OR. Tim once worked as a journalist and advertising copywriter, and holds a Bachelor of Arts in journalism … Continue reading
From Tim Carpenter, Founder and Executive Director of EngAGE: I started my work teaching a writing class at four affordable senior housing communities in 1998. My first prompt to get students to write and tell their stories was, “A penny … Continue reading