MODULE ON OLDER ADULTS
Center for Experiential Learning, Loyola University Chicago. The Center collaborates with many organizations in the Chicago area that have older adult participants.
Fourth Presbyterian Church, Delaware and Michigan Avenue. The church has a large Center for Older Adults, which provides a variety of educational and social programs.
American Association of Retired People (all people 50+, retired or still working). Retrieved from
Listen to the current debate regarding healthcare reform as it pertains to older adults – be sure to sort out “fact” from “fiction.”
This special FRONTLINE episode aired on PBS on November 21, 2006 and can be viewed online. The Web site also includes discussion questions and other resources related to the film.
Tuesdays with Morrie. (also available as a book)
A grown man with troubles of his own visits with a former professor who has a terminal neurological disease.
On Golden Pond
Themes of mortality, family relationships, marriage, and generations all play out at Norman and Ethel Thayer's small house in Maine beside Golden Pond.
Driving Miss Daisy
An old wealthy widow is compelled to hire a chauffeur when her son realizes she should not drive a car anymore. After initial hostility toward the African American chauffeur, she warms to his presence and accepts him as an integral part of her life. The two grow old together, and after a relationship that spans 25 years, she declares him to be her best friend. [LU Library ]
5 Attached is a letter you can use once you have identified a resource site.