378 - EngAGE in Conversation: Challenges and Solutions with the Aging

Thursday, September 28
1:30 PM–2:45 PM

Location: Room 218

Days: Thursday, 28 September
Track: Leadership & Management
Session Type: Education Session
NRPA Three Pillars: Health & Wellness

Today’s recreation program and facility offerings centered around the aging population present many challenges and opportunities. Examples include program or facility name debates, participant motivation, financial or physical resource allocations, marketing methods, politics, transportation and more. This session will provide an opportunity for sharing concerns, ideas and developing networks in the field of recreation and aging. Come engAGE in conversation!

CEU Credits: 0.1

Learning Outcomes:
Identify three solutions to a challenge faced in programs or facility issues on aging
Connect with four professionals that can provide support beyond Congress
Understand the needs of the baby boomer cohort and the traditional senior in trends.