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Generations United focuses on strategic areas critical to intergenerational connections.

Generations United works to improve the lives of babies, children, youth and older adults by focusing our efforts in four key areas.


Generations United's National Center on Grandfamilies works to enact policies and promote programs to help grandfamilies address challenges.

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7.6 million


live in households headed by grandparents or other relatives

Community Building

Intergenerational communities embrace solutions that serve, empower and engage residents of all ages.

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Intergenerational Programs & Spaces

Intergenerational shared sites are settings where children, youth and older adults participate in services and/or programs concurrently at the same site or on the same campus.

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of Americans

believe intergenerational activities can reduce loneliness

Multigenerational Households

A record number of Americans live in multigenerational households today.

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