Intergenerational Programs Are Key to Combating Ageism
Eisner Foundation (Generations, American Society on Aging)
September 30, 2021
Description / Summary
This one page article offers a thorough overview of the benefits of intergenerational programming for older adults and younger people, especially when combating ageism across the groups. The article includes links to useful resources and research, including recent surveys that suggest Millennials and members of Gen Z are now more likely than older adults to experience loneliness. These findings offer further support for the importance of community building and intergenerational initiatives.