Through his pictures, Tony Luciani questions the stereotypes about ageing. Thanks to these black and white photos crossing humour and deep sense, his model (his mother suffering from dementia) and him are giving a different point of view of ageing and life with illness. … [Read more...] about Tony Luciani and his mother, a serie of photographs rising up against the ageing stereotypes
Happiness doesn't have an age limit: it's the message conveyed by French dairy producer Yoplait in its new campaign, "I love my age". 50 people aged 1 to 100 express what is happiness to them. … [Read more...] about Yoplait celebrates all stages of life in a new campaign ,”I love my age”
Traditionally, when extended families lived together, the elders would look after their grandchildren, while parents went off to work. It seems that the best solutions often come from the past, at least, in the case of a retirement home, in Seattle. Indeed, at Providence Mount St. Vincent in Seattle put a preschool within a nursing home. … [Read more...] about USA: What happens if you mix a retirement home with a preschool?
If you wander the streets of Denmark, you may have the opportunity to see older people being carried on customised bicycles, by local volunteers. Two and a half years ago, a project saw the light for which everyone was invited to get involved and participate, to improve the well-being of the elderly. … [Read more...] about Denmark: Cycling with the elderly
Is you website user-friendly? Scotty Allen and Richard Littauer both come from America and have launched the service "The User is my Mom". Some websites may indeed seem easy to use for web professionals and experienced Internet users, but it may not be the case for beginners, among whom many are over 50. Therefore, Allen suggests to professionals and developers to have their … [Read more...] about Is your website Granny approved?