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

A Heartfelt Letter from one of our Participating Seniors: To the Linking Generations Team: I want to thank you ALL for allowing me to participate as a volunteer in this wonderful and special program. As you can see from my…

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…

Latest News

Bingo with Archbishop Jordan Catholic High School and Chartwell Country Cottage Retirement Residence

bin·go noun A game in which players mark off numbers on cards as the numbers are drawn randomly by a caller, the winner being the first person to mark off five numbers in a row or another required pattern. Get…

Linking Generations – Our Family Meet and Greet events are a resounding success !!!

Our Family Meet and Greet events are a resounding success!!! Our students have had quite a few visits so far with their seniors, and both the students and the seniors have had a great time. When we witness the friendships…

Linking Generations – Balloon Volleyball at Summerwood Seniors Residence with Ecole Our Lady of Perpetual Help Students

Seniors from Summerwood Seniors Residence have a wild and crazy afternoon of Balloon Volleyball with our Linking Generations students! It is wonderful to witness our seniors enjoying themselves and becoming active again ! It is amazing to see that although…

Donate Now and Support our 2018 / 2019 Program!

Linking Generations is a Canadian Registered Charity in good standing. We are currently looking for donations to expand our program in 2018 / 2019. If you are interested in making a donation directly to us, or would like to learn…

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