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Center's Co-Director of Research, Jackie James, gives a talk at Goddard House about research findings in the area of later life engagement.

Engaging as We Age

Professor Jacquelyn James, PhD., Co-Director of Research and Primary Data Studies at the Sloan Center on aging & Work at Boston College (L) is pictured here with Goddard House Assisted Living Marketing Director Lance Chapman and Goddard House resident Fay Gano.

James gave an inspiring presentation at Goddard House about research findings in the area of later life engagement. She highlighted the positive effects for older adults of staying involved with productive pursuits that give live meaning and fulfillment as we live and remain involved longer than ever in history. Gano spoke of her lifelong path of engagement spanning many careers and now leading groups for residents at Goddard House including - The 4 L’s – Live, Love, Laugh & Learn.

For more information contact:

Ginny Mazur – Community Partnership Office – gmazur@goddardhouse.org or 617-731-8500 ext. 104

Or

Lance Chapman – Marketing Director – lchapman@goddardhouse.org or 617-731-8500 ext. 104