"Let's Fight Ageism" Wordfind

Age discrimination isn’t good for anyone!

As we grow older, negative stereotypes about older adults hurt our emotional, mental and even physical health. The negative impact of age-related prejudice has been well-documented. And the damaging effects start early! A study from Yale School of Public Health discovered that young people who harbor negative impressions about older adults are themselves less likely to experience good health as they age.

It's important to examine the ways we think about aging. "Consciousness-raising" is part of the solution. This month's puzzle contains 20 words all about showing respect and avoiding stereotyping of those of us who are living this notable stage of life. Give your brain a workout and find them all.


Need some help finding that last word? Click here for the solution.

@ 2012 Joyce Remy, IlluminAge Communication Partners