Intergenerational Understanding Project
Start date: 1 March, 2017
End date: 15 January, 2018
This is a project that involves seniors sharing their skills and knowledge with youth during workshops held throughout the year. Youth will learn new skills while developing and the generations have the opportunity to develop mutual understanding, trust and respect for each other.
Nature of the Project Reach
The projects will involve seniors and youth from Birtle and the surrounding communities and rural area.
Youth and Seniors will develop an understanding and respect for each other and possibly some friendships. Youth will learn a variety of new skills
Seniors with skills to share with youth are welcome to contact us if they wish to volunteer their time and experience in any variety of arts skills or crafting skills.