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Important Notice Concerning COVID-19Following the latest government advice, all non-essential gatherings both indoors and outdoors are to be put on hold until further notice.
For the health and safety of our playgroup community, we have requested ALL playgroups suspend sessions immediately. Please join us on social media to share play-at-home ideas and ways to support each other via our online community.
The Ageless Play Initiative collaborates with retirement living services to provide structure, support, resources and family referrals to help with the delivery of Intergenerational Playgroups.
Under this model, mums, dads, grandparents, carers, children and babies meet weekly with residents in a safe and child-friendly area within a retirement living setting. Attendees engage in a diverse array of play-based learning activities and interactions, fostering connections with other families in their local communities and establishing mutually beneficial relationships with older people. Residents are empowered when they contribute to decision making within the group and enjoy an increase in self-esteem and emotional and social wellbeing.
Expression of Interest Form
If you are an organisation looking to establish an Ageless Play session in a Retirement Living Service complete the expression of interest form below:
‘Time spent playing with children is never wasted’ – Dawn Lantero, Author