NDG Celebrates 5 years a model Intergenerational Community

This article is a fictional news report from 2023, describing how a particular borough in Montreal became a model intergenerational community.  The intent is to illuminate the possibilities and multiple benefit of IG community connections. NGOs and community groups – in the constant search for funding – write proposals which require ‘clear measurable outcomes’.  This demand … Read more

The European Certificate of Intergenerational Learning – Course Outline

Upon completion of the online ECIL course, learners will be equipped with a number of tools and techniques for facilitating intergenerational relationships, including how to tackle issues such as stereotypes and the different needs that can exist between the generations. The fundamental principles of planning, implementing and evaluating intergenerational practice and learning will also be … Read more

Learning with Seniors: An Intergenerational Relations Programme (New publication now available in English, Catalan, and Spanish)

Historically, The Barcelona City Council has historically provided for senior citizens centres. The centres known as Casals de jubilats (“Retirement Centres”) in the past, are the “Casals i espais munici- pals de gent gran” (Municipal Seniors’ Clubs and Centres or “MSCC”) of today. Through the years, those centres have gradually evolved, in terms of both … Read more