Seniors and Kids Intergenerational Programs - SKIP

Service Details
Hours Mon-Fri 10 am-2 pm
Areas Served Brant County ; Brantford ; Haldimand County ; Norfolk County
Eligibility Ages: 5 year(s) and up 
 
Resident of an older adults facility and/or elementary school aged child/ retirees in our community
Application Call or e-mail for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Brantford
Mailing Address c/o Liz Martorano 
PO Box 28044 
North Park Plaza 
Brantford, ON N3R 7X5
Physical Access Not Accessible
Description
Description (Service) Program that integrates school aged children with seniors in nursing facilities on a monthly basis * a liaison between schools and nursing facilities and to enhance awareness/sensitivity towards the elderly 
 
Benefits For Children:  
A greater understanding and respect for the elders of our community * awareness of the people who contributed much to our existing community * development of healthy attitudes towards aging * education enrichment * improved self-esteem 
 
Benefits For Elders:  
An event to look forward to on a monthly basis * companionship, entertainment, and interaction with children
Contact Information
Office Phone 519-865-2419
E-Mail info@goskip.org
Website www.goskip.org
Social Media Facebook
Primary Contact Liz Martorano, Director/Founder