How to strengthen relationship between parent and child — Love Proud Parents

Want to be a great parent? Parenting is a tough job but by maintaining a close relationship and open communication with your children, parents can stay connected to them during all stages of life. The secret is to create a closer connection with your child. Strengthening the parent-child relationships requires work and effort. Here are […]

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Marian Wright Edelman Transitions to President Emerita Role of Children’s Defense Fund — New Pittsburgh Courier

Wright Edelman will continue critical work to end child poverty and inequality Marian Wright Edelman, a lifelong advocate for children, the poor and civil rights, will transition from President of the Children’s Defense Fund (CDF) into the new role of President Emerita in the Office of the Founder, CDF Board of Directors Co-Chairs Angela Glover […]

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The Preschool Inside a Nursing Home — intergenerational shared site

EDUCATION For the elderly residents, interacting with the kids is a jolt back to the world of the living. TIFFANY R. JANSEN JAN 20, 2016 Giggles and the pitter patter of little feet echo through the halls of Providence Mount St. Vincent in Seattle—not exactly the sounds you’d expect to hear in a living-care community […]

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Fall Activities to Enjoy With Seniors — National Church Residences Blog

Pumpkins, crisp air, apples, football. Fall began last weekend. With September being #IntergenerationalMonth, it’s the perfect season to spend time with seniors. Consider these activities and share time with your loved ones: Pumpkin Decorating A great activity to do with seniors is decorating pumpkins. You can decorate by carving, painting or creating a special arrangement. Get […]

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Bonding Through Intergenerational Activities — National Church Residences Blog

Quality time with multiple generations is beneficial for families. When children and young adults spend time with older adults and seniors, it can create a sense of bonding that strengthens families and provides benefits for both parties. For children, intergeneration activities help build self-esteem, social skills, and happier, healthier attitudes about the future and aging […]

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