The primary focus of this website is on "Strategies for Engaging Older Adults in this Era of 'Social Distancing'." Includes links to webpages with a recording of a Penn State Extension webinar on this topic (April 15, 2020) and relevant video clips, articles, organizations, and other resources.

Strategies for Engaging Older Adults in this Era of 'Social Distancing'

View Penn State Extension webinar recording (from April 15, 2020)

Video clips and websites

Key organizations, agencies, and resources

Follow-up articles from Penn State

10 Organizations Connecting Generations During the Pandemic

Thriving Global article profiles 10 organizations bringing older and younger people together virtually, reducing isolation for both groups. Seek volunteer opportunities here.

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Matthew Kaplan, Ph.D.
  • Professor, Intergenerational Programs and Aging

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Matthew Kaplan, Ph.D.
  • Professor, Intergenerational Programs and Aging