Bob Blancato is president of Matz Blancato and Associates, the national coordinator of the Elder Justice Coalition and executive director of the National Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Programs. He is a 2016 Next Avenue Influencer in Aging. Meredith Ponder Whitmire is the senior associate at Matz Blancato and Associates, federal policy and advocacy manager for the National Association of Nutrition and Aging Services Programs and the federal policy and national media coordinator for the Elder Justice Coalition.
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Our special series, Vitality Arts, shows the powerful effect that participating in the arts can have on our minds, bodies and souls. Look to this page for information, resources and inspiration that will help you age better through the arts and show that creativity has no age limit.