Journeys is an experiential art program. Youth and older adults learn side-by-side and explore different art mediums. Try storytelling, sketching, movement, writing, and improvisational theater.
This toolkit includes detailed schedules, photo examples, video how-tos, and special evaluation tool.
FULL SCHOOL YEAR
All of the resources you need to facilitate Journeys in your community.
Videos to deepen the program's benefits and provide the best experience possible.
Journeys was designed through a collaboration between LinkAGES and SilverKite Community Arts. The evaluation techniques provided for Journeys were designed in collaboration with Hannah Decker, LinkAGES Intergenerational Program Coordinator and PhD student at Knoebel Institute of Healthy Aging.
SilverKite Community Arts (www.silverkite.us) is dedicated to strengthening communities by creating, facilitating, and supporting arts programs for older adults and intergenerational arts experiences. SilverKite is based in Seattle, and is a registered business in the states of California, Colorado, and Oregon. SilverKite's programs and services have reached more than 150,000 people (mostly older adults) since its founding in 2013.