We know that our society is ageing and that in every culture young and old are becoming increasingly polarised, but the Government’s vision of a Big Society can only be achieved when all its members are involved in its construction. Are we doing enough to encourage contact across the generations as well as across cultures in ways that can help build individual and community resilience?

With the energy and experience young and old have to offer, new and effective solutions to community issues will be found – whether by empowering women from different cultural groups and generations to build better understanding; using reminiscence to enable people of all cultures and ages to explore their family… continue reading>>

Source: HatNews

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