The Benefits of Inter-generational Play for Aged-Care Residents

Inter-generational playgroups are aimed at promoting social interaction, learning and social inclusion. They’ve been found to increase happiness, dignity and self-esteem in older participants as well as an active participation and sense of social connection within the community. Older people are fascinated by the energy and excitement of the children who in turn, love having a captive audience. When they come together in play, magic happens.  Play is such an important part of... Read More