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Annie - I think this is a great idea, and would work really nicely as a resource for our senior volunteers to refer clients as well as generate partners from health organizations:
Maybe senior volunteers could be regular visitor/contributors to the lounge, assist with upkeep or simply spread the word. These types of resources are so beneficial for preventative medical care and could be appealing to health care foundations.


Karen commented on Right Now nutrition song

Great Idea - I still remember "don't drown your food" from Schoolhouse Rock, so I really believe music can help trigger health benefits.
UC San Francisco is partnering with a community choir program specifically for people 60 and over, to find out whether music has tangible health advantages for older adults -

Especially with issue of culture, diversity, and education level, music has the ability possibly transcend some of the barriers facing healthcare for our disadvantaged citizens.

I agree that this has the potential to be done with other types of workers - at UCSF, we have a Center for Innovation in Interprofessional Education, that we could engage as a partner to help bridge across our other schools (Nursing, Dentistry, Pharmacy).