CSARN - Helping Canada’s Senior Artists

International Federation of Arts Councils and Cultural Agencies IFACCA
The D'Art report surveys policies and programs that provide support to senior artists who are experiencing financial difficulty or are no longer able to work. The initiatives, which come from eighteen countries, are classified into six broad types: 1. Pension schemes 2. Multi-year grants 3. Guaranteed income 4. Subsidized housing programs 5. Dancer’s transition centres, 6. Grants for senior artists awarded for artistic contribution.

Dancer Transition Resource Centre - DTRC
Helping dancers make necessary transitions into, within, and from professional performing careers since 1985.

Resources for Artists in Ontario
While it is run by the Ontario Ministry of Culture, this website provides useful information to artists on a wide range of issues.  Many of the links are relevant to senior artists who are still practicing.

Healthy Dancer Canada
An organization created to enhance the health, well-being, and performance of all dancers.


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Older and Reckless
OLDER & RECKLESS is an informal performance series, featuring work from OLDER dance artists who continue to grow more RECKLESS as time goes by.


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Mentor Marek Norman
with some of his works