Category: Recent Engaged Aging News

Healthy Aging Workshop Series Engaged Aging’s Yolanda Jackson (right) kicked off this years’ presentations at First Baptist Church Frankfort speaking about Healthier Soul Food options! Carla Carter (left) of UK Family and Consumer Sciences Franklin County Cooperative Extension Office, shared…

Check out this WKYT Investigates piece, interviewing Dr. Elizabeth Rhodus, Engaged Aging Lab founder, of Sanders-Brown Center on Aging. Here, Dr. Rhodus explains her novel occupational therapy approach: “People with dementia lose the ability to initiate and to engage with…

We had an amazing time meeting everyone at the Aging in Nelson County Senior Resource Fair, June 6th, 2023! Yolanda Jackson, registered Dietitian, graced us with her brain healthy nutrition knowledge & we shared so many smiles with new friends…

We had such a blast with Maranda Brooks’ drumming movement class (UK Fayette County Cooperative Extension Family & Consumer Sciences) and even caught Bellarmine Physical Therapy jamming along while helping us learn to monitor our heart rates! What an amazing…

Engaged Aging of Sanders-Brown Center on Aging was the proud recipient of a $25,000 donation from the Pat Summitt Foundation at the annual We Back Pat women’s UK basketball game last night. This generous support will help us continue our…

We had such a great time gathering at First Baptist Church Frankfort and practicing together how to Survive the Holidays with good nutritional practices. Eating healthy does not mean tedious or flavorless at Engaged Aging! Smells of fresh Black Bean…

Don’t just take our word for it!! According to the Centers for Disease Control, “up to 40% of dementia cases may be prevented or delayed”. Help us help you and your loved ones and check out this great resource! Your…

Engaged Aging was honored to be a part of Woodford County’s Healthy Aging Summit, as awareness and healthy information just happens to be our thing! Not only did we get to meet and greet so many smiling senior faces engaging…

There is nothing more cozy than a house full of Fall smells! These recipes of Fall Frittata and Squash Soup will be sure to bring all the feels with all the healthy brain aging benefits. Following the MIND Diet, we…

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