EMIL’s final Newsletter

After 10 years, this will be EMIL’s final Newsletter and the network will no longer be active after September, 2018. Therefore, I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone involved with the EMIL network since 2008, including both funders – Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation and the Beth Johnson Foundation, as well as a number … Read more

Little Brothers – Friends of the Elderly

Last month, three Little Brothers’ elders visited three kindergarten classrooms at the Latin School of Chicago, where they shared about their life experiences. An annual event through Little Brothers – Friends of the Elderly’s Intergenerational Program, these visits are planned to help young children feel more at ease around older generations and realize there’s not … Read more

TOY PLUS Online Course registration is now available!

Are you interested in bringing older adults and young children together to share knowledge, skills, values and have fun? If yes, then the TOY online course “Together Old and Young: An Intergenerational Approach”is what you are looking for! The aim – Through this online course you will learn about intergenerational practice with young children (0 … Read more

TOY newsletter 12 now published

See TOY’s latest newsletter for an update on: the most current news: TOY PLUS Online Course ready to go public, publications: TOY for inclusion toolkit, blog: The Tokyo playpark: A landscape for all ages, and upcoming events. Click here to view TOY’s latest newsletter.

TOY PLUS project update

2018 will be a significant year for the TOY-PLUS project: the TOY online course will ‘go live’ by Autumn and the intergenerational learning quality assessment tool, TOY for Quality, will also be launched. In preparation, the seven European partners developing these two publications met in Lleida in Spain in the end of January 2018. A … Read more