About Us

Created in 2004 as a charitable organization, Linking Generations provides mentored and structured visits aimed at building relationships between seniors and youth in our community. The program brings the generations together so they can share their knowledge and life experiences,…

Community Impact

2017 Minister’s Seniors Service Award  August 14, 2017 Congratulations to Linking Generations on being nominated for a Minister’s Seniors Award by the Ministry of Seniors and Housing. The organizational award category recognizes non- profit organizations whose work supports seniors. Pictured…

Program Benefits

Intergenerational connections are proven to enrich the lives of both youth and seniors in long-lasting and meaningful ways. When youth find ways to engage and develop relationships with the elderly, these experiences can build self-esteem, develop leadership skills, and encourage…

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Linking Generations Board Game Visit Photos with OLPH and Summerwood Village

We said it before … and it we will say it again ! The best way to get to know each other is to relax and have a conversation while securing a win with a board game. Check out all…

Linking Generations ==> The Gingerbread Man

Of what origin is this fairy tale? What exactly is a gingerbread man? At the end of the fairy tale, what eats the Gingerbread Man? The Gingerbread Man had a catchphrase. Which of these words in the following sentence is…

Linking Generations – How Deep are Our Family Roots?

Our seniors and students came together to celebrate and explore our family connections by composing a family tree. Each student and senior had some homework to complete prior to this visit – all were asked to bring the names of…

Donate Now and Support our 2017 / 2018 Program!

Linking Generations is a Canadian Registered Charity in good standing. We are currently looking for donations to expand our program in 2017 / 2018. If you are interested in making a donation directly to us, or would like to learn…

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