What is an intergenerational care nursery like?

There are many well documented benefits of Intergenerational Care to children and the elderly, but what does it look like in practice?

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​​Intergenerational care is a program that embraces the younger and older generations by providing care and activities in an environment shared between them. The benefits of an intergenerational care setting are immense for both children, the elderly and society in the long term. However, a lot of determination, commitment, hard work, and collaboration between the two settings is key to ensuring that every activity is purposeful and beneficial for all involved.

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Twinkl Blog source: https://www.twinkl.co.uk/blog/what-is-an-intergenerational-care-nursery-like

Published by Residential Forum

The Residential Forum is to promote the achievement of high standards of care and support for children and adults living in residential care and nursing homes, supported housing, residential schools and colleges, hospices and hostels. It contributes to improving the quality of service to the public. Members of the Forum are people of standing and experience drawn from the public, private and voluntary sectors, as well as some who can speak for service users and carers.

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