Nutrition & Health

Intergenerational approaches to family meals, nutrition and a healthy lifestyle.

FRIDGE = Food Related Intergenerational Discussion Group Experiences. This is a curriculum to help families communicate better, learn more about food and nutrition, and work as partners to achieve their healthy eating goals.

This fact sheet describes a discussion group activity designed to introduce nutrition educators and other professionals to some of the distinctive aspects and benefits of working with age-integrated groups. The overall goal is to encourage professionals to incorporate intergenerational communication components into their work where appropriate.