|M I S S I O N
GENERATIONS TOGETHER (GT) is an international center for intergenerational studies at the University of Pittsburgh. It furthers program development, education and training, research, and dissemination, and technical support that helps professionals acquire the knowledge, understanding, and skills to integrate intergenerational components into their work. Furthermore, it supports university/ community collaboration and public policy initiatives that result in effective intergenerational partnership that positively impact children, youth and older persons in our communities.
Distinguishing Features of Generations Together's Activities:
V I S I O N
Generations Together, by advancing the development of the intergenerational field, seeks to create a world in which mutually beneficial interactions between young and old are a natural component of contemporary life.
Generations Together's contributions to the intergenerational human services field include:
Generations Together's contributions to the development of intergenerational studies include:
As a national leader in both approaches to the intergenerational movement, Generations Together seeks to promote intergenerational activity as a positive force in society, as a professional field, and as a rewarding area of academic inquiry
believe that they really appreciate our compassion and love, and
that they love us back.
-Generations Together Volunteer