Generations United is actively monitoring the evolving situation presented by COVID-19 and its impact on intergenerational connections around the world. We will share responses and resources here. Scroll down to see more.
Check out what we’ve posted on Twitter so far on COVID-19.
Additional Responses and Resources:
- Generations United’s CARES Act Summary on Grandfamilies
- Supporting Grandfamilies through the COVID-19 Crisis: A tool for educating state and local decisionmakers
- Guide to Grandfamilies and COVID-19 Stimulus Payments from Congressman Danny K. Davis
- Grandfamilies.org COVID-19 Page
- Social Services Block Grant Coalition Letter
- Blog: Grandfamilies: First Responders for Children
- Blog: Now Is Not the Time to Sever the Ties That Bind Generations
Generations United is co-hosting with Encore.org a series of informal conversations via Zoom to discuss challenges and more importantly share ideas and solutions on how we can adapt our programs and activities and create new intergenerational connections during these unprecedented times.
Recordings and handouts from past meetings as well as future events are available here.
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