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Building trust and fighting fears on their early morning walks
A group of people with dementia share memories sweet and strong
These part-time retirement jobs and volunteering posts come with cool perks
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New skills, new friends and new perspectives can help women recharge
Helping out at harvest time comes with plenty of tasty perks
A run along the beach prompts this author to reflect on his mom growing older
Residents of a Minneapolis neighborhood enjoy the healthy bounty of fresh produce
Some have found that invigorating time off isn't only for young adults
A former rundown space became a vibrant addition to an urban D.C. neighborhood
As a young reporter, author Sara Davidson soaked in the vibe of the 'New Dawn'
Multi-generational participation adds to continuing the tradition
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