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A Visit to REACH Community Cafe

I visited a warm little cafe catered to the seniors in Japan with the aim to intervene in Dementia at its early stage. Upon returning to Singapore, I came across… 1,064 more words

Case Study

The Journey Begins

After returning to Singapore, I have met several people who advocate for the topic of seniors. I have also seen a few “gemba” (actual scene) to better understand the situation and needs of the seniors here. 169 more words

Age With Dignity

Faithful Celebrations - a must-have resource for your intergenerational library

Finding materials for planning intergenerational faith forming experiences is a challenge. Affordability and flexibility are key. Sharon Ely Pearson’s Faithful Celebrations series is an outstanding choice for churches seeking to create opportunities for multiple generations to learn together. 121 more words

Faith

Intergenerational Sexual Assault

The first problem for all of us, men and women, is not to learn, but to unlearn. – Gloria Steinem

Full disclosure: This piece may be a trigger for some, although I’ve omitted the details of any sexual assault.

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Life

The pros and cons of intergenerational teams

An article about the advantages of developing an intergenerational workplace, prompted me to share this personal story.

My aunt was a prominent figure in the Insurance sector and had a traditional, yet successful career. 288 more words

Change

Wilmington Senior Center Sees 24% Year-To-Date Increase In Attendance; Touts New Intergenerational & Alzheimer's Offerings

WILMINGTON, MA — Wilmington Elderly Services Director Terri Marciello and Case Manager Laura Pickett spoke with the Board of Selectmen about recent happenings at the Buzzell Senior Center. 731 more words

Government

Does being Intergenerational mean some topics are off limits?

Looking ahead at the lectionary I noticed there are a few difficult topics coming up in the next few week.

How do we deal with the difficult issues or stories when there are children in the congregation. 409 more words