Researchers from UNSW Sydney and The George Institute for Global Health want your help in understanding the potential benefits of intergenerational programs in providing health benefits for older adults and developmental skills for young children.
Participants will joining a 20-week intergenerational program which will take place at a local participating pre-school, bringing preschoolers and older adults from the community together.
Participation will only take 2 hours per session, over a period of 20 weeks.
Participants will also be asked to complete assessments at the start and end of the program including:
- questions on thinking skills and mood
- simple health-related questions
- strength, mobility and balance tests
Additionally, there will be other questionnaires around participant health and quality of life.
If you are interested in taking part in this study, please contact the researchers below.