Something Old, Something New

Location: England This project, brought together two groups of older people from supported living schemes in Irlam and Cadishead, Salford, and children from two local primary schools. Our aim was to two-fold, to give the older people an enjoyable creative experience, doing a range of activities and celebrating their stories and reminiscences – and to … Read more

Dreams

Location: England We wanted to explore the some of the assumptions society makes about young people and to explore what childhood means now compared with what it was like 70+ years ago: what kinds of things were expected of young people 70 years ago? What age did this older generation start school? What was school … Read more

Coming Ready or Not

Location: England This project, brought together two groups of older people from the Asian community in Halifax – men from the British Muslim Association and women from the Asian Women’s Resource Centre. Our aim was to two-fold, to give the Elders a enjoyable creative experience – doing a range of activities and celebrating their stories … Read more

A Sense of Place

The project ran over four weeks in July 2007. Pupils from Barlow RC High School in Didsbury met with older people from the Minehead Resource Centre (a sheltered housing scheme) in Withington once a week. » Download EMIL Case Study: A Sense of Place Location: England