Call for Applications: Healthy Arts for Seniors Program

Posted on August 9th, by scararts in Featured, Recent News. No Comments

Call for Applications: Healthy Arts for Seniors Program 

Deadline: Friday, August 25, 2017

Healthy Arts for Seniors Photography and Storytelling Program — Deadline: August 25

Scarborough Arts is pleased to announce Healthy Arts for Seniors (HAFS), a free photography and storytelling program for Scarborough seniors aged 55+. In a series of weekly workshops, participants will be encouraged to explore various ways of storytelling through words and images. At the end of the program, written, audio, and photographic works produced by senior participants will be collected and published in a print and online anthology and will be showcased at a launch event.

We are currently inviting seniors aged 55+ who are interested in learning the art of photography and writing to apply. No previous experience in photography or storytelling necessary! All materials will be provided.


  1. Download the application form in MS Word or PDF, and hand-deliver or mail it to:
    Scarborough Arts
    1859 Kingston Road
    Toronto, ON M1N 1T3

Join us for the soft launch of the HAFS at Alive with Art: A Festival of Scarborough’s Creativity on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at Harrison Properties on 1859 Kingston Road! Take part in a Photo Scavenger Hunt activity and try your hand at the different themes, photography techniques, writing processes, and creative methods that will be explored as part of the program.

HAFS will run weekly from September 2017 to February 2018 (venues to be announced). Please note that registration for this program is on a first-come first-served basis. Spaces are limited!

For more information, contact Jen D. Fabico, Program Director, at or at 416-698-7322.



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