Joy of the Journey

Join us for this special time of sharing and celebration as we come together as a community to support Joy’s House.This year’s Joy of the Journey Brunch was held on Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at 9:30 am. This event was free to attend and was hosted both in-person and virtually. The virtual portion began at 10:00am here on our Givebutter page.

Featured Speaker: Laughter Therapist, Julie Gahimer

Julie Gahimer is celebrating her 35th year as a Professor of Physical Therapy at the University of Indianapolis (UIndy). She teaches courses in health promotion, interprofessionalism and education. She was awarded Teacher of the Year at UIndy in 2012. She recently became a Certified Laughter Leader. She has presented her work locally, nationally, and internationally. Her passions are life-long learning, storytelling, creativity and health.

Questions? Email Hannah Oosterlinck, Development Coordinator, or call Joy’s House Broad Ripple at (317) 254-0828.

2020 Joy of the Journey Town Hall

In 2020, this free virtual event featured an expert panel discussing issues facing caregivers and aging adults, the effects of COVID-19 and more. Members of the panel came together from across the nation to share their expertise in the area of caregiving. The panel was moderated by Doug Everidge, Vice Chair of the Joy’s House Board of Directors, with special comments by Joy’s House CEO & Founder, Tina McIntosh.

Thank you to the following 2021 Joy of the Journey Brunch partners:

American Village, an American Senior Community

Cardon & Associates