Special Issue - 02/09/2019

TOY Online Course (14 October). Click to register

Register now for the new edition of the TOY Online Course starting on 14th October!

Click here to register.

Through this online course you will learn about intergenerational practice with young children (0 – 8 years old) and older adults (65+ years old) and you will discover practical ways to create opportunities for good quality and sustainable intergenerational learning activities.

The online course is free and is offered in English. It consists of four weekly Modules containing videos, articles, self-assessment activities, discussion forums, quizzes and games. Each Module requires approximately 6 hours study.

On successful completion of the course you can upgrade your account at a cost of 50 Euro to receive the TOY Certificate of Achievement and have unlimited access to the course contents beyond the 6-week open period.

More information can be found at this link.


On the TOY website we commit to provide current and ground-making news, research and developments about the world of intergenerational learning involving young children and older adults. If you have a news item you would like to share with us, please contact us at: 

International Child Development Initatives- ICDI

Margaret Kernan and Giulia Cortellesi



Together Old and Young will build age friendly communities