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Monday, June 18, 2018
All In Together: Creating Places Where Young And Old Thrive
While far from a household name, shared sites may well be a concept whose time is now. All In Together: Creating Places Where Young And Old Thrive, a survey and report from Generations United and The Eisner Foundation, shows there's a convergence of opportunity at hand, brought about by a variety of factors including the demand for quality services for babies, children, and youth; the need for creative older adult programs and limited local, state and national resources for construction and rehabilitation of facilities. Learn more.

If you missed our report release event, check out our recap or watch the recording. Also, check out the infographic
News

BREAKING NEWS...The Supporting Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Act, which has passed the Senate, has now passed the House! It has to be voted on again by the Senate before going to the President’s desk. It will create a federal task force to support grandfamilies. Stay tuned for more updates.
 
The New York Times featured our report with The Eisner Foundation in a story about Collington at Kendal. The article quotes Donna Butts. Learn more.

The Families First Prevention Services Act provides more help to children and caregivers in grandfamilies. Learn how.

Portland, OR, here we come! Generations United's 20th Global Intergenerational Conference. Learn more
Download our updated report with LeadingAge, Intergenerational Programming in Senior Housing: From Promise to Practice. You can also check out the Research Snapshot

Watch our animated video on the value of intergenerational communities. 

We're honored to be the recipient of The 2015 Eisner Prize for Lifetime Achievement in Intergenerational Advocacy! Check out the video

Read the latest blog on The Huffington Post from Generations United's Executive Director Donna Butts.

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