At San Francisco Village we’re in the business of building intergenerational community: connecting people of all ages to a well-spring of experience and knowledge while celebrating our common humanity. At a time in our American history when social isolation and...
When young people have mentors, they learn to trust themselves and gain social values to take with them through life’s journey. But what happens for older adults when they interact with those 50 years younger? A sense of social connectedness helps boost brain...
Here at San Francisco Village, our programming and neighborhood circles provide an opportunity for members to live connected, active, and engaged.
Membership with San Francisco Village helps our community navigate aging, enabling us stay active and connected with those around us.
San Francisco Village membership helps empower members to live fully engaged and active lives, navigating aging with a community of our peers.
By joining the Beacon Hill Village in Boston, older people commit to helping each other while they stay in their own homes. And they have plenty of fun while doing it, says MIT AgeLab director Joseph F. Coughlin. Joan Doucette was sipping coffee in a small café at...
member and volunteer since 2010