Improving the lives of children,
youth and older adults through intergenerational collaboration,
public policies, and programs.
There is still time to apply to become one of the 2014 Best Intergenerational Communities in America! Deadline has been extended to December 6, 2013.
YOU are not too big or too small to apply!
An intergenerational community is not just one where multiple generations reside. It is one where individuals of all ages are an integral and valued part of the setting. This perspective needs is reflected in the families, structures, facilities and services that children, youth and older adults encounter in the community as well as in day-to-day interactions and relationships.
If your community fits this description - download the application and apply by December 6, 2013.
Have questions? - Check out the powerpoint from the What Makes A Best Intergenerational Community webinar or contact Leah Bradley at email@example.com or 202-777-0113.
2013 MetLife Foundation/Generations United Best Intergenerational Communities Award Recipients:
Montgomery County, Maryland
Itta Bena, Mississippi
Westchester County, New York
2013 MetLife Foundation/Generations United Best Intergenerational Communities Award National Finalists:
Learn what these communities are doing to make their city, town, or county an great place to grow up and grow old.
2012 Best Intergenerational Communities:
City of Georgetown, Texas
Town of Lamoni, Iowa
City of Oberlin, Ohio
County of San Diego, California
Virginia Planning District 10
Interested in learning more?
Find out what the 2013 award winning communities are doing to earn this recognition.
Read our policy recommendations on the Older Americans Act and the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.
Sign up to receive our weekly e-alert, Generations This Week
Join Seniors4Kids and raise your voice in support of all generations.
Check out our top resources on making your community more intergenerational.
Contact Leah Bradley with any questions.