ERIC Number: ED308374
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
A Directory of Intergenerational Programs.
Massachusetts State Dept. of Education, Quincy. Office of Community Education.
Designed to promote the awareness and effectiveness of cross-generational programs that enrich learning experiences, this directory consists of an introduction, 64 descriptions of intergenerational programs that are arranged in alphabetical order by the name of the town or city in which they operate, and an index of programs arranged by type of program. (The program types include academic course connection, annual event, arts, employment, foster grandparents, friendly visitor and related programs, meals, pairing programs, preschool, and volunteers in schools.) Each program description includes the title of the program; the name and telephone number of a contact person; a description of the program; the duration of the program; the financial supporters the program; the services offered to other programs; and, in some cases, other information (such as how many people participate). Also listed within the directory are the members of the Massachusetts Board of Education and the Massachusetts Community Education Advisory Council and the addresses and phone numbers of the six regional educational centers of the Massachusetts Department of Education.
Descriptors: Citizen Participation, Community Involvement, Community Programs, Community Resources, Educational Improvement, Elementary Secondary Education, Intergenerational Programs, Older Adults, Paraprofessional School Personnel, School Community Relationship, Volunteers
Office of Community Education, Massachusetts Dept. of Education, 1385 Hancock Street, Quincy, MA 02169.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Massachusetts State Dept. of Education, Quincy. Office of Community Education.
Identifiers - Location: Massachusetts