22nd July 2019: Intergenerational Sports Day at Bethesda Care Home

Intergenerational Sports Day at Bethesda Care Home A fun packed day intergenerational sports day recently took place with early years children, looked after by local childminders, and residents of the Bethesda Care Home in Torquay. Cabinet Member for Children’s Services, Cllr Cordelia Law, said: “This was a great day and is a great example of […]

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19th May:Social Integration APPG launches ‘Healing the Generational Divide’ report

This week saw the release of a much awaited document created by the APPG (All Party Parliamentary Group) in response to their call for evidence upon the importance of social integration in the UK. The report can be found here The report focuses on four main policy areas through which stronger intergenerational connections can be […]

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6th March: Generations Working Together National Conference

I took some annual leave this week to enable me to travel to Glasgow and attend the Generations Working Together (GWT) National Conference to hear about the great intergenerational work that is going on in Scotland. GWT provides information, delivers support and encourages involvement to benefit all of Scotland’s generations, by working, learning, volunteering and […]

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20th February: The Living Home Orchestra

We have been determined since we delivered the intergenerational ‘Making Bridges with Music’ project in 2017 that we would continue to bring early years children with their Childminders in to Care Home to engage in activities with the residents, particularly around music. ‘Making Bridges’ was an incredible project primarily because of the joy that came […]

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