The Gerontologist, Vol 29, Issue 2 268-271, Copyright © 1989 by The Gerontological Society of America
An intergenerational women's group
The Intergenerational Women's Group was formed to provide social support
and an interchange of ideas between women of different generations. In the
group shared insights and experiences are combined with the introduction of
new information and development of new interests. Provided is the model for
such a program offered in a geriatric medical clinic and discussed is the
impact of intergenerational support on both old and young people.