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Research has shown that acts of kindness can improve the physical and mental health of a senior and strengthen the bond between the giver and the recipient. To put it simply: Be kind, feel great.
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Recent Acts of Kindness
Each week, we share ideas and inspiration by text message. Join our caring community of 14,500+ people and begin making a difference in seniors’ lives today.
Share Reading Materials
What’s your favorite thing to read? Engage with a senior by sharing your favorite written material or digital news outlet.
Share a Healthy Recipe
Older adults don’t always have access to healthy recipes. You can help curb that.
Spring Forward with Kindness
Get into the spirit of spring by growing your relationship with a senior through a thoughtful activity.
Share an Uplifting Song
Words do make a difference – particularly to senior who is lonely or isolated.
Be a Friend to a Lonely Senior
Many older adults may be socially isolated and don’t receive a lot of human interaction. By reaching out and being a friend, you can make a positive difference in a senior’s life.