About Aging is Cool

Welcome to Aging is Cool!  Whether you are 60, 70, 80 or even 90+ years old or a provider of services for older adults, we hope that you will find something fun and interesting here. We believe that no matter how old you are, you can still learn, be healthy, have fun and make a difference in the world.

Our mission is to get older adults active in all the amazing things there are to do in their community, with the goal of alleviating loneliness , encouraging community engagement, and working toward life-long learning and growth. We additionally work to support organizations who support older adults.

  • We provide information and stories to help you stay fit, stay smart, stay strong, stay learning and much more.
  • We work with you one on one to help you create the life or business you desire.
  • We offer ways to have fun, meet new people and learn new things.

At Aging is Cool, we believe in laughing and playing, growing and contributing. We hope you will join us!

  Aging is Cool:
  • Respects the individual and each person’s strengths and talents;
  • Values and promotes play, personal growth and learning no matter your age;
  • Operates through collaboration and connection allowing all boats to rise;
  • Believes that ageism is just as bad as any other “ism”;
  • Gives back to the community through donations and volunteer opportunities.
  

Damien
Hi! I'm Damien Temperley. Originally from London, I am now living just south of Austin, Texas. I have been in the fitness industry for over 15 years with my current work focusing on older adults. Along with running Aging is Cool, I teach a variety of classes including strength building, balance improvement, core workouts, stretching, and memory and brain games.   

No matter your age or limitations, I truly believe that you can find joy, and health and realize that aging is indeed cool!  I hope that through this site and our classes, you learn some great techniques and concepts as well as encounter inspiring stories to help improve your life.
Amy
Hi! I'm Amy Temperley and I have been working with older adults and their caregivers in one form or fashion in the social services and nonprofit industries for more than 25 years. 

I believe that aging can be an amazing journey where you can continue to learn, grow and create. I am passionate about helping older adults meet their goals and helping to strengthen the businesses and nonprofit agencies that serve them.