Authors: Kate Samuels

IGL and COVID-19 pandemic: the experience of GWT Scotland

June 15, 2020 |  Kate Samuels

“Intergenerational practice has been massively affected by the pandemic. Most established projects relied heavily on face-to-face contact and were set in a group context and many projects involved vulnerable older people in care settings. The need to halt the spread of the virus and protect lives brought these to an immediate halt. At the same time, the health emergency has shone a light on the importance of more cohesive communities and intergenerational relationships.”

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