The project was designed in-line with one of our respondents:
“I do not want to count my days, I want my days to count”
The aims is to encourage seniors to play a key role in volunteering, participating and leading inter-generational community-based activities
Stay-at-home seniors from various ethnic communities. Newcomer senior women. The main focus will be on low-income seniors, stay-at-home senior women. Seniors from ethno-cultural groups Accompanying Non-senior who will be involved in each activity track.
Four tracks of activities. Each track lead by a Champions 4 Change.
Memory Box creation Small container gardening with Native Plant selections Paint Party Self- Styling and Grooming for seniors
First come first served basis:
Each activity will be for 25 seniors and 25 accompanying non-senior
An exhibition to showcase paintings and other products made by seniors Presentation of project results Final report presentation