Dumfries & Galloway

Welcome to the Dumfries & Galloway Network

We had our first successful meeting earlier this year 2022 and its that that time of year when we are getting past the Summer and almost into Autumn. Sign up to come along to our next network meeting and find out more about intergenerational work in your area.

8th September 2022

Network Notes
May 2022
September 2022

Go to the events page and book your place at one of our themed network meetings.

GWT is looking to recruit a volunteer network coordinator for Dumfries & Galloway. If you would like more information please email Bella for more details.

Latest News

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  • Women in Intergenerational Practice

    21 March 2023

    A celebration of women in intergenerational practice to mark International Women's Day.

  • Social Isolation and Loneliness Fund Launch

    14 March 2023

    The Minister for Equalities and Older People has announced the launch of the Social Isolation and Loneliness Fund.

  • Sages and Seekers

    2 December 2022

    A Los Angeles project is pairing older people and teenagers to increase empathy, reduce ageism (in both directions) and improve mental health.

  • Intergenerational Friendships

    24 November 2022

    Have a read about having a friend from a different generation and the difference it can make to your life, and maybe you can share your own IG story with us.

  • Spread Christmas cheer this year

    24 November 2022

    For many, it’s a busy time of year, and for some it can feel quite lonely. Taking time to chat with neighbours over mince pies, or enjoying a shared meal is a great way to keep connected, which is why Eden are launching The Big Lunch at Christmas this year. Its a good time to bring generations together too.

  • GWT and partners celebrate after receiving £499,600 for a multi-year project

    16 November 2022

    Generations Working Together is delighted to announce that we have been awarded funding from The National Lottery Community Fund.