Feature Stories

Evan’s Story: UnLonely on Campus

Evan's Story: UnLonely on Campus “College is the best four years of your life.” First-year students at undergraduate colleges and universities around the country hear this phrase perhaps more than any other, from parents, siblings, teachers. I certainly...

Creativity and Connection in Healthcare

Exploring Creativity and Connection in Health and Healthcare The arts have the ability to give us fresh ways to make sense of the world, to relate to oneself and others, and to feel “connected.” Creative expression fosters and amplifies positive emotions,...

The UnLonely Film Festival Submissions

Submissions | Deadline 02.15.2018 Judge and Co-Host: Mike Paseornek, President of Production Lionsgate Tell Your Powerful Story in Our 2nd Annual UnLonely Film Festival  The UnLonely Film Festival, the first to be dedicated to telling the stories of the public health...

Caregivers Month

  Celebrating Caregivers Month in Augusta     Caregiving is very difficult work, work that can be physically grueling and emotionally grinding. It often results in isolation and loneliness for the caregiver who, over time, increasingly withdraws from activities in...

Film: My Baby You’ll Be

My Baby You'll Be About the Film When Charles’ mother asked him to help her transfer home movies to her hard drive, his reaction was, “What home videos?”  Watching the 20 hours of family memories and realizing he had 38 unopened voicemails — many from his...

The Therapeutic Power of Creative Expression through Paper

"The Paper and Packaging - How Life Unfolds™ campaign recognizes the ways letter writing can bring people together," said Mary Anne Hansan, Paper and Packaging Board executive director. "These survivors choose peace every day and choose to see the world in a positive...

TEDMED: Robert Gupta’s Healing Music

TEDMED: Robert Gupta's Healing Music Roberta Gupta, who brings classical music to underserved communities, explains the diverse therapeutic capacities of music to affect neuropathways that are damaged. Opening his presentation at a TEDMED conference in...

Being UnLonely with Eileen Rockefeller

Eileen Rockefeller, author, public speaker, and venture philanthropist talks to the Foundation of Art & Healing about the importance of healing in the community. When we come together, she says, we can “turn from the place of isolation to one of belonging.”

Being UnLonely with Edward Hirsch

The celebrated poet Edward Hirsch talks to the Foundation of Art about the connective power of language and poetry. “Poetry is the social act of a solitary person,” he says. The act of writing and reading poetry, he suggests, helps alleviate loneliness even when when we are physically isolated.

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