The Marvin: How Intergenerational Programming Enriches Lives of Young and OldPosted by: admin | Posted on: August 27, 2013
What do you get when you mix senior housing and a childcare center?
Twenty years ago, an ambitious plan to offer services to both children and older adults “under one roof” helped win architect Bruce R. Becker a shot at redeveloping the then-abandoned Marvin School in Norwalk, CT.
Today, the daily presence of 40 preschoolers and 52 older adults in that same building is enriching the lives of both generations….
Originally posted at LeadingAge.org. To read the rest of this great article, go to LeadingAge.org