ISBN: 978-1-906172-56-5

International Document

Love in a cold climate: Creative ageing in Finland

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Cutler D, Karttunnen R, Rasanen J

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Baring Foundation

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How is Finland approaching the creative and cultural rights of and provision for older people? A series of case studies from and reflections on Finland’s creative ageing scene.

The report is aimed at practitioners such as artists and carers, as well as policy makers and funders anywhere in the world with an interest in what more can be done to support older people, especially vulnerable older people, to take part in culture and creativity.

It includes a set of 18 case studies, as well as useful information about the Finnish context and reflections in relation to the field of creative ageing in the UK.

Evidence Type: Case Study

Main Focus: Wellbeing / Quality of life

Research Purpose: Discussion / Debate

Context: Community

Participant Group: Older Adults

Art Forms: Multi-Arts

Access Type: Free Download

APA Citation:

Cutler D, Karttunnen R, Rasanen J. (2021). Love in a cold climate: Creative ageing in Finland. UK: Baring Foundation.