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Intergenerational Spaces

Booking Necessary: Yes

Generations Working Together is a national charity that aims to grow intergenerational projects and spaces. We are based in the historic Brunswick House building on 51 Wilson Street in Merchant City, Glasgow and through our building, we encourage the creation of other intergenerational spaces. In our digital tour, you will see and hear from organisers and intergenerational leaders and how their spaces and projects have made a difference across Scotland. We have also talked to two projects that are currently converting two buildings into intergenerational spaces. This video is a call for more intergenerational community spaces and why they are important. If you would like to learn more about us or to join us as a member please visit our website on www.generationsworkingtogether.org

Organisation Information:

Generations Working Together is the nationally recognised centre of excellence supporting the development and integration of intergenerational work across Scotland.

We believe that intergenerational work has a unique and significant contribution to make to the recovery process and that our expertise in this arena places GWT in a strong position to support the development of policy and practice.

In 2020 we launched our call for Scotland to become the first intergenerational nation, coinciding with the Scottish Government Election in 2021. The manifesto identifies three areas and fifteen specific calls for action that we believe the Scottish Government elected for 2021 – 2026, and all elected representatives should focus on to help ensure that relationships between generations are strengthened and Scotland becomes more connected and inclusive.

Other Information

Travel

Parking: Yes

Accessibility

Physical Access to Building: Fully Accessible (access to all areas without trouble, including for someone using a wheelchair or mobility scooter)