Browse our blogs to read more about the core principles of intergenerational practice and some features of our work.
Challenges in Intergenerational work - and how to overcome them
Sometimes issues arise in intergenerational work which, with a little support, can be overcome. In this blog, Laura Taylor of Active Stirling talks about the intergenerational project she runs and some challenges which, with the help of Generations Working Together, she has overcome in her practice.
Alison Clyde and Bella Kerr attended #GensUnited23. In this blog, they talk about their visit to the US conference.
Blog 6: A Celebration of Women in Intergenerational Practice
Our 6th blog deviates from our usual focus on the key intergenerational principles, and instead showcases a collection of stories from women in the field of intergenerational practice. From educators to researchers, from care providers to policymakers, women continue to be at the forefront of intergenerational practice, driving its development and shaping its future. On International Women's Day 2023, we want to celebrate the invaluable efforts of women in intergenerational practice.
Blog 5: Evaluating Intergenerational Work
In our 5th blog, we explore the importance of evaluation within intergererational practices.
Blog 4: Adopting a Life-Course Perspective
In our 4th blog, we consider the importance of adopting a life-course perspective within intergenerational practice.
Blog 3: Reciprocal Intergenerational Learning
Our third key principle of focus explores the importance of reciprocal intergenerational learning and considers ways in which intergenerational projects can be embedded into school curriculum.
Blog 2: The Importance of Mutual Benefit
Our second key principle of focus is on the importance of ensuring 'mutual benefit' is achieved in the delivering of intergenerational projects and activities.
Blog 1: Asset-Based Intergenerational Practice
A core principle of intergenerational practice, is that it is asset-based. What does this mean? Ultimately, it means that we want to focus on existing strengths, within generations and within communities.
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