Spring is in the air!

The beautiful warm weather certainly affected everyone’s mood this week as we focused on flowers, rain, favorite things.  Spirits were up and engagement was high.  I’m thinking especially of one of our adult day care facilities where we observed nearly 100%...

Our Collaborators

One thing that amazes and encourages me about the Kairos Dancing Heart Program is the culture of collaboration that develops when word gets out about what’s going on.  Local staff and volunteers  from the  various sites have brought a wide range of titles and...

Irv Williams

Here is a sample of Irv Williams’ performing, “Body & Soul”.Body & Soul Irv will be performing with Kairos on April 18, 2010 at Intermedia Arts. For Reservations please call:...

Kairos’ Dancing Heart is about love

Hello!  I’m Faith and have been volunteering with the Kairos Dancing Heart Program for almost two years.  I was fortunate to have started with the team in a new facility and I was able to see the amazing progress from week to week as the elders became more...

“If Not Now, When?”

Last week I attended the American Society on Aging/National Council on Aging Conference in Chicago.  I was delighted to meet with colleagues around the country who are focused on the transformational power of creative arts and aging.  We are a small group – but...

“And I was one of them!”

My name is Mary. I’m a Dancing Hearts apprentice. Dancing Hearts brings so much joy to so many people…the residents of the nursing homes, the staff who assist us, the staff who are passing by while we sing and dance, and all together, we bring a lot of joy...

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