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The Impact of Intergenerational Programming
Intergenerational programs provide opportunities to bridge generations through interactive activities and shared experiences. The impact and benefits of intergenerational programming can be measured on many levels. Whether you’re an older adult interested in participating in these activities or an organizer interested in planning them, here are just a few real world examples from the Benjamin Rose Institute on Aging’s Rose Centers for Aging Well of how intergenerational activities have benefited various generations of participants.Read More
Babysitting as Grandparents
If asked to take on a childcare role with grandchildren, grandparents may begin to feel worried and stressed about these new responsibilities. But while many areas of childcare may have changed from the past, many areas have remained the same over time. With some conversation and ground rules set, the babysitting experience can be rewarding for grandparents, and a godsend for working parents.Read More
Taylor, T., Hayes, J. (2019, May 15). What to Know About Helping Your Loved One Select a Power of Attorney Agent. Retrieved from https://www.guideposts.org/caregiving/resource-center/what-to-know-about-helping-your-loved-one-select-a-power-of-attorney-agent.
Williman, A. (2019, May 15). 4 Tips for Arranging Successful Group Outings. Retrieved from https://www.guideposts.org/caregiving/family-caregiving/advice-for-caregivers/4-tips-for-arranging-successful-group-outings.
Hayes, J. (2019, May 15). How to Shift Your Loved One’s Care to Assisted Living with Less Stress. Retrieved from https://www.guideposts.org/caregiving/resource-center/how-to-shift-your-loved-ones-care-to-assisted-living-with-less-stress.